I hope you are all having a wondrously creative time in lockdown. Knitting up a storm, learning the piano, finally learning how to make a roux, n'est-ce pas? I had all sorts of plans too, now that my favorite activities -- hanging out with friends, volunteering as a chaplain, church, choir, tai chi classes, and eating out -- have all gone down the tubes.
I was going to redesign my front garden. I did spread mulch and plant a few new things, but the result is much the same as last year.
I was going to add a spiritual direction page to this blog, hoping to drum up clients from the spiritually fluid and/or the spiritual-but-not-religious crowd.
I was going to weed my library in order to assemble a donation for the local public library (which is, of course, closed right now).
I thought I might learn an easy instrument, since using the vocal cords for singing seems to be way, way off in the distance.
I have certain areas of my house …