“I’m getting tired of this wet weather.” Yes, but we need the moisture.” suspect this conversation— or some facsimile thereof — has played out all over the Gunnison Valley during thepast few we
Thu, 05/22/2014 - 6:00am News Staff
By Alan Wartes.
Perhaps it is safe now to stop holding our breath and just come out and say it — winter is over. It certainly looked that way to me this week as I got busy carving a new garden out of a bit of hay pasture by the creek. The omens are good. The dark earth I turned is warm, rich and eager. Swallows race and dive overhead. All around me the sage covered hills are suddenly and enthusiastically green.