|On the Yesler overpass looking south.|
Now, I leave well before sunrise, walking along streets empty of people into the quiet heart of Seattle's Pioneer Square, then onto a ferry that sails across the Puget Sound. We board in the dark arriving on Bainbridge Island 35 minutes later in the clear early light of morning, Seattle shining against the Cascades, the snow on Rainier blush pink or steel gray depending on the weather.
|On the ferry looking back at the city.|
The world is an amazing place, the planet turns and rolls, the birds head south and the very universe changes above us. We're lucky we evolved in such a way that we can so totally enjoy the journey.
Here are a few of my favorite recent books for adults (in order of date read, not favor):
Go. Read. Enjoy. Let me know what you think. I'll add two more books for grown-ups in the next roundup.