Day 336

1. The trees in the forest preserve are turning — and a few are falling.

The View from my Desk

2. I can walk for an hour without a water bottle in my hand.

3. My daughter’s gone back to college.

4. Summer storms have petered into all-day drizzles.

5. My son is so bored, he’s asking me if we can go for a walk together.

6. I passed a field of guys at the tail-end of football practice yesterday.

7. I’ve forgotten all most of the Czech phrases I learned in Prague.

8. I’m sick of my fancy walking sandals.

9. My summer blisters and bug bites are fading.

10. I just bought a big fat new blue notebook…and I’m ready for autumn!