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About hrobertson2013

“Each man ( and mermaid) will be like a shelter from the wind and a refuge from the storm, like streams of water in the desert and the shadow of a great rock in a thirsty land”. Isa 32:2 NIV Warning: The author of this blog is not an ordinary individual. Even Mermaids need a rest from all that's real and grown up. Welcome to the wonder of blog. Come be audience to all that's wet and wild in her stories, poems and thoughts. Instructor by day, super hero by night, and mystical mermaid by summer. Whenever she has the fortune of diving into a pond, reservoir, or mountain waterfall, you'll find her there swimming, and singing songs of life.

Email from My Maple Leaf Daughter: Butter Knives & The Ides of March

Originally posted on The Mermaid Swims… Strait Way to New:
Butter knives?……and the Ides of March?  Hmmmmm. Salutations! This week has felt like an eternity for me. It is good to be writing to you all again:) Last Monday, after…

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mE-mail Momday: evonDay Countdown

Dear Sister Robertson Dear / Sister Vancouver/ Hi Devon. I hope you had a great week doing missionary work and that you are not being TOO serious. Confession:  I can’t wait to Skype with you on Mothers Day. Speaking of … Continue reading

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My father….he loved trees

  My father, he loved trees but I’m not sure he loved me quite as much I know he loved the trees cuz twenty-something sweaty sun-baked holes got dug a double shovel handle, hungry razor jaw, hinged post-hole digger slammed again … Continue reading

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wander wear

(random image from Google images; just playing at found poetry) she travels wild sands turns warrior pose away to see a tameless mane blown grasslands froth and whirl effaced salt mist heartbeat and thunder a tree ear pressed to the … Continue reading

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Girl I Know

Orange clove mind mist, boxing gloves sweaty work-out power pose smiles, laughter protein, eat-clean mountain dance tank-top, jeans pens and Art Giving hands Growing heart to understand

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Goodbye Butterflies

My heart cries tonight at this site.  A construction crew came through this week.  They installed a high pressure pipe irrigation system in place of the old ditch flood system. Tonight when the rain stopped and the sun broke through, … Continue reading

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In Which I am Thankful I am Surrounded by Good Witches and Gobblings…

    Today I am thankful… for good witches (not the bad ones found jelly side down in a sand box, or the frightening warty ones of literary and cinema horror stories, but good ones… Glinda, and Elphaba, and Xan, … Continue reading

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