Tag Archives: middle age

Day Fades Into Day

An evening this lovely
could nearly draw the dead from their graves:
sunset beginning to fade from the sky, Continue reading

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Witness of Weakness

Passing through our middle years, we are still occasionally surprised not to see that younger memory of ourselves when we look in the mirror. Continue reading

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Long Lessons

I rise slowly in the slight light of a half-moon shining above the thin clouds that drift solemnly toward the east. The breeze that has pushed in with colder air keeps the grass in the pasture bare of frost. Continue reading

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