Rainbows Before Imbolc

  As I write this, the rain is lashing down around the walls of the cottage. it’s Friday and the weather is almost mid-March in it’s behaviour…wild, windy, mild and wet! It has been a day of rainbows…I’ve counted four so far! And the sun, when it does shine through, is brilliant! The rain has now turned to hailstones! “By early evening all the sky to the north had darkened and the spare terrain they trod had turned a neuter gray as far as the eye could see. They grouped in the road at the top of a rise and…