Here we see two of the many moods of February. First, the month often awakens sluggishly with a case of morning fogginess – a contemplative and dreamy fogginess.


Second, after one of the month’s nighttime snow fits, February can awaken with a quick, glad-that’s-over smile and brighten the new day with a hope that the immediate future has been changed for the better.


These images were taken at a place that’s familiar to many boat builders and sailors: Great Cove Lane extended, on the WoodenBoat Campus, looking up the hill that wiggles down to the boat ramp and water behind us. (Brooklin, Maine)