The text and paintings on The Trowbridge Chronicles are taken from the illustrated journal of Violet Trowbridge, a shrew that once lived in a village deep in the Olympic Rain Forest. Each new post will represent a portion of Mrs. Trowbridge’s journal.

Sunday, November 07, 2010


Winters were challenging for the small creatures of Huckleberry Hollow. But afterwards, there was always the spring and summer months to enjoy. In one of Mrs. T's previous pages, from November 7 2006, she explains in greater detail the process of creating shafts in the snow in order to vent the smoke to the surface. Here is that episode, from my birthday in 2006. Today is my birthday in 2010. Wow...four years ago. Where has the time gone?