Sometimes I wake up too early. Today it was 0530. I just started thinking about the art book I’m reading and couldn’t go back to sleep. So I didn’t fight it. I got up and read. That’s the nice thing about being retired: if I get too sleepy later, I can just take a nap!
It was very dark at 0530. The air was crisp and chilly. I looked around the neighborhood. Only 4 houses had lights on at that hour. Another visual journal page: