Yesterday, started out as a beautiful day, blue skies, white puffy clouds, and a slightly cool breeze. Within a few hours the day changed drastically.
Winds picked up, as the clouds literally touched the ground. The view was magnificent!
As I faced east, the blue sky had disappeared and the sunlight came out of that dense and dark low cloud. I could see its top. A yellowish-gray, making everything look oddly, dirty yellow, like I was wearing yellow tinted sunglasses.
I took Uriah for a walk, in that defused yellow light
When I turned and faced west, the sky was filled with higher, puffy white clouds slipping underneath a beautiful deep blue sky. I turned back and forth so many times I though I would get whiplash.
I stood off on the very back of the path, and watched the clouds touch the ground east of me. The rain in that area must have been heavy. Streaks of blue-black clouds raced across the sky, some of them losing the battle to stay air borne, and dropped to the ground in an equally dark curtain of rain.
Uriah decided to take a break from sniffing and running between the trees. He stared at my pockets, where I remembered to put his biscuit.
“Uriah! Look the rain is coming towards us!”
He gave me a goofy grin, and then stared out over the empty corn field.
I watched the dark line of rain marking its path across the plowed field, edging slowly towards us. I heard the pattering sound, before I felt the sharp pieces of ice rain.
Uriah stood up, shook the ice off his coat and started back towards the house. He looked once back at me, as if he were telling me to get moving.
I laughed, and held my hands open to catch the frozen water. “Hey, Uriah! It’s snowing!”
Uriah shook his head at me and looked miffed, as he disappeared into the tree line.
Once again, I am participating in the 2010 National Novel Writing month. I have posted four articles on the Examiner, dealing with writing. And I will add short videos that will be posted with the articles.
I went into this without a plan. I had a character that I created a few years ago. Every so often I try and pull her out, she refused to be involved in any story line, until this year.
If anyone has an idea for a topic or if there is something you want to see. Maybe you’re busy with your own NaNoWriMo writing, that’s great! Drop me a note, when you’re done.
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