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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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Beautiful Snowflakes, No Two Alike

There is an incredible Facebook video post of snowflake photography making the rounds.  I love all the Seasons, but for me Winter is particularly full of wonder.  It comes to play.  It comes to stay.  It comes as promised….kinda like … Continue reading

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Love like a Tree

Dear Granny Apple, Remember when Little hands and feet Stretched up tickling as they climbed Soft bark loving little arms Reached around Trusting a sound waistline Your gentle hands Drew small ones in With Matriarchal love and wonder You offered … Continue reading

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Lean on me

  Labor (not to) Day. “Peace be still” Sits in Silence Away off from the multitudes Listening to trees whisper Wisdom in their white noise A rest unburdened by beauty and healing Just live Just breathe Just be the tagger … Continue reading

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Smiles and Moose Tracks

READER ALERT: This is not a story about ice cream. If it were, I’d be ordering a cone with seven scoops. Seven being a magical number for so many reasons.  That cone would be one big leaning tower of deliciousness. … Continue reading

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Breaking and Hatching

Fifty years of winging births and anniversaries downstream crows feet scratching yellow vinyl letter jackets Magpie chatter on the morning dew Do you hear the racket? Making broken slumber of Shadowlands? Ever after calls the day Stirs the grey down … Continue reading

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Buzz in the Forrest

The Secret cd moved forward track by track up the mountain climb. Strong-hand on the steering wheel, Mimi managed with her free hand to rewind the sound recording to a quote by Prentice Mulford. She wished she could meet the … Continue reading

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