Mountain Cedar Fever

The Wind from the North….

December 31, 2009

I’m in San Antonio for the holiday season visiting my parents. This evening the wind is blowing so hard from the north that my mother had me take her Christmas wreathes down from the front doors lest they be blown away. For those of you not experienced in the ways of the Central/South Texas winter, […]

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Somebody stop me….

December 19, 2009

Give me your sneezing, your feverish glows, Your huddled coughers yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your snotty nose. Send these, those suffering cedar fever to me, I lift my green bottle to your woes! What can I say? I am a bad poet with dreams, and possibly a budding satirist. But I […]

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Sing along- cedar pollen’s coming to town

December 9, 2009

Juniper pollen has shown up on the allergen reports in the Austin area.  Juniper is like a cousin to cedar pollen (a better mannered, well behaved cousin that has the decency to wipe his muddy boots on the door mat before walking across your freshly washed floor). But people who are allergic to juniper pollen are also usually […]

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