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REVIEW: Energy to spare — The TMC Orchestra and Shostakovich Fill the Shed with Sound and Drama

Despite its year-to-year changing membership, this orchestra is reliably distinguished by energy, enthusiasm, and responsiveness, along with technical polish and precision.

POEM: The Backwards Geese (from the gate outside South Egremont School)

as if time could run backwards at their beckoning; as if winter could recede from my fingers and the white gate swing wide, with the fall riot returning to the bracketing treelimbs, thence to turn verdant and alive, the schoolyard now summer-empty.

IN THE FIELD: Horned larks and waterfowl

Similar to many open grassland birds, larks have declined about 2 percent a year since the 1960s, making the 2014 State of the Birds list of “common birds in steep decline.”

BOB GRAY: Migration

If you've kept up with your chores, if your wood pile's high, and your flower beds gone over, put away your hoe and rake.

Safety measures taken for wildlife at Fountain Pond

Feeding geese low nutrition foods such as corn or white bread can cause joint disfiguration, disease or death.

BOB GRAY: Turnings

I've always wished, and have earnestly tried, to believe in the circular nature of life.

The Edge Is Free To Read.

But Not To Produce.