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  • The Bird Feeding Kind

    Bird Feeding Kind

    The Spruce dot com Overnight we had a big storm and are now covered in heavy white snow. I've put out a new bird feeder with lots of fresh birdseed for my littl... Read more

    Posted on 19 February 2018 CREATIVITY, CULTURE
  • In Vintage Form

    Vintage Form

    The new old books have started to arrive. I'm loving what's been popping up in the mailbox. This will definitely be a process that will take months, but the pla... Read more

    Posted on 11 February 2018 CREATIVITY, CULTURE
  • Jean Valjean

    Jean Valjean

    I've been listening to the broadway production of Les Miserables and continue to feel such a connection to the character Jean Valjean. His story is my very... Read more

    Posted on 09 February 2018 CREATIVITY, CULTURE
  • Shortness of Breath for the Beautiful

    Shortness Breath Beautiful

    My body aches and I have no appetite. Which makes winter all the more miserable. I am longing to get things done, to accomplish something. Yet all I can do is... Read more

    Posted on 01 February 2018 CREATIVITY, CULTURE
  • The Kind of Quiet

    Kind Quiet

    Like winter, I am in a season of quiet and keeping to myself. Under the surface, thoughts are brewing like a warm cuppa ready for the sipping. But I'm not... Read more

    Posted on 29 January 2018 CREATIVITY, CULTURE
  • Light

    Light

    Christmas to me is about Light. It is the warm feelings, Of love and friendship, Kindness and giving, Remembering and living out, Beautiful days that bring us... Read more

    Posted on 24 December 2017 CREATIVITY, CULTURE
  • Not A Bird

    Bird

    There is an overpass road I take each morning on my commute. As you rise and get to the top of the overpass, you can see the horizon above the road, and it feel... Read more

    Posted on 04 December 2017 CREATIVITY, CULTURE
  • I Woke Up To Crows

    Woke Crows

    this morning, which may not be everyone's cup of tea. To me it was heaven and just part of my Walden. The crows were here all summer and then one day you just... Read more

    Posted on 27 November 2017 CREATIVITY, CULTURE
  • Taken By the Wind

    Taken Wind

    All your life You've never Seen a woman Taken by the wind Taken by the sky (Stevie Nicks) She is the sky and wind, They breathe in her, And make her come alive. Read more

    Posted on 28 October 2017 CREATIVITY, CULTURE
  • Beauty-Ful

    Beauty-Ful

    Copyright - The Jungalow I find these simply stunning. Nature is amazing and beauty-ful. Copyright - The Jungalow follow Read more

    Posted on 21 October 2017 CREATIVITY
  • My Word Life

    Word Life

    I don't do Instagram, although I would really love to because seeing pieces of people's lives is beautiful, and everyone has a story. Maybe this place is my... Read more

    Posted on 14 October 2017 CREATIVITY, CULTURE
  • Rain Lullaby

    Rain Lullaby

    i keep the window open, and listen for the sound, of pretty little raindrops, falling on the ground, it's chilly, dark, and damp, but the rain is like a lamp,... Read more

    Posted on 24 September 2017 CREATIVITY, CULTURE
  • Emily's Words

    Emily's Words

    Fall Leaves Fall by Emily Brontë Fall, leaves, fall; die, flowers, away; Lengthen night and shorten day; Every leaf speaks bliss to me, Fluttering from the... Read more

    Posted on 24 September 2017 CREATIVITY, CULTURE
  • Sad and Beautiful

    Beautiful

    Source There was something sad and beautiful in the evening sky as I drove home tonight. Two flocks of birds darted fluently in the sky, and then became one... Read more

    Posted on 15 September 2017 CREATIVITY, CULTURE
  • Night Bird

    Night Bird

    I've been pulling several all nighters this summer, not really by choice. I wrote this little poem one night in the wee hours to vent my frustration. And yes, i... Read more

    Posted on 18 July 2017 CREATIVITY, CULTURE
  • I Have to Please Myself, So I Do

    Have Please Myself,

    I've come to the conclusion that others may not necessarily see me the same way I see myself, and that is okay. This is a consequence that introverts must take... Read more

    Posted on 08 June 2017 CREATIVITY, CULTURE
  • Wilde and Free

    Wilde Free

    Source Wilde and free, That is me. The river, The wind, The air, Alive in me. Adorn my wings, Like jewels to see, Wild and free, In me. Read more

    Posted on 31 May 2017 CREATIVITY, CULTURE
  • A Graveyard of Buried Hopes

    Graveyard Buried Hopes

    I'm sorry. I don't like {what I have seen of} the new series, "Anne With An E." I wanted to like it, but my little kindred heart wants to break when I think tha... Read more

    Posted on 29 May 2017 CREATIVITY, CULTURE
  • Rain Lover

    Rain Lover

    Source For the millionth time, today I told someone how much I love rain and stormy weather, and for the millionth time they looked back at me in disbelief.... Read more

    Posted on 26 April 2017 CREATIVITY, CULTURE
  • In the Trees

    Trees

    Source I saw my chance and took it, Right there in the trees, A waiting gap was open so, I pulled in and parked beneath, The pretty blossoms in their prime, Thi... Read more

    Posted on 25 March 2017 CREATIVITY, CULTURE