Here in Mathews, it's been raining for
It's still overcast.
I took these pictures of the new kayak launch at the court house this morning after a six-mile run. I needed some pictures of the court green for a blog post I did on the county's visitor site, and while I was there I decided to stop in to see how this place was doing.
One of these days,
There's a lot of activity in the court house area these days. In addition to some pretty major improvements to the streetscape, a new pavilion has gone up right near the kayak launching site.
On days like today, it would be a nice place to briefly escape the raindrops while staring towards Put-In Creek. But here soon, the sun will be out again and it will provide a nice respite from the impending heat and humidity that inevitably accompanies summers.
Speaking of heat and humidity, my favorite month, May, is right around the corner. It's my favorite because everything here is so green and warm. Although it can be stifling hot, it's usually not the same oppressive heat and humidity that June, July and August usually bring.
This year there's another reason to like May, and I wrote about it on the Mathews County Visitor and Information Center's blog. (Click here.)