Monthly Archives: July 2013

An Old Shoe

What is it about an old shoe, left by a stream, an echo of a body passing by. What is it about an old shoe, that blends like a chameleon into the surrounding sand. What is it about an old … Continue reading

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Falling of Petals

Not knowing when the dawn will come I open every door. – Emily Dickinson – While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die. – Leonardo Da Vinci – It is not … Continue reading

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Snake in the House!

This fella/gal came for a visit yesterday, found him/her on the basement stairs. Fortunately. Could have discovered him/her curled up in the bed, or taking a nap in the shower instead. Not that King snakes are poisonous…..still. So we relocated … Continue reading

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After the Rain

A big rain last night, Lightening, thunder, In Forest Falls The dry earth rejoices. And so do we, give thanks For the liquid joy soaking into soil, Nourishing tree roots, Damping down tinder about to flash. Not far from here, … Continue reading

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Walking Silence

I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in. – John Muir –

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