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Winter Changes

we felt the wind coming from the north,
the beginning of a hard change
that would be below freezing by mid-afternoon. Continue reading

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Toward Peace

We sit, then, sipping cold drinks
and watching the moon slip its way
into the branches of the pin oak. Continue reading

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Purpose Driven Life

Spring has surged
so green and sudden
that the Bradford pears
have already gone
from bloom to leaf. Continue reading

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Multi-Tasking

With the low last night in the mid-sixties, this morning was just right for a bit of garden work in the early hours between dawn’s easy light and the cresting of the sun. Continue reading

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Time for Pruning

It is often easy to make the wrong snip, to take away what could have soon been lovely. Continue reading

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Morning Talks

The roses are blooming, finally. A few days of sunshine and warm temperatures coaxed the buds into their pleasing burst. Continue reading

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