Arbor Lee


Mindful Field Notes is an online journal of writing and photography by Arbor Lee | Oh My Darling Days. 

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What's Going On

 Art by ANN LEWIS.


Spring in January. Snow returns. What about the early rising daffodils? The daily shit show that’s become the “news”. Families divided. Shootings at schools. Marvin Gaye singing “What’s going on?” I can’t help but weep— my soul feels the pain. We’re asking the same questions in 2018.

Im calling in the warrior, the fight in me and offering stones to the river of grief. Calling in love as an ethical stand. Calling out fear. She needs a punching bag! All the while, the snow gently falls. The cats are asleep in the window. The music plays on. What’s going on...