Before and after:
Plants from the Virginia garden -- dug, boxed up and taken for a long drive north -- settling into their new home.
We've been in New Hampshire a year and a half now; time to put down some more roots. Today's the first day of a two-month sabbatical from my writing job - which ought to make room for a bit more writing here.
Looking forward to a summer's worth of domestic life ... drop by anytime.