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Still

It’s rare that I don’t spot at least one hawk on my trips from the city to the country. The sight of one of them perched on a fence or on the uppermost bare branch of a tree warms my … Continue reading

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Slumbering Moon

The moon rests with only the luminescent C-curve of its back showing.  Its bed is the sky, draped in a drowsy shade of well past midnight and not quite morning blue.   Around the moon, clouds are spread like a rumpled … Continue reading

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A Cocoon for the Moon and Me

A few nights ago, the moon disappeared behind a curtain of clouds where it hid all night. Wrapped in this private, quiet cocoon, the moon worked on completing its journey from bright sliver to full round ripeness. Being a writer … Continue reading

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Old Friends

The sun woke up early this morning and arose from its bed just below the horizon.   It took a leisurely stroll up into the sky where it sat on a pillowy cloud, waitingfor me to come outdoors to join it. … Continue reading

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Good for the Heart

The hot, humid weather finally stepped aside and allowed cooler, drier air to enter. Perfect for a walk in the woods on Stony Man Trail on Skyline Drive! Lush ferns cover the ground under the trees, unlike my ferns at … Continue reading

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Creative Edges

Last weekend, I taught a creativity workshop at a local art gallery.  Because the name of the art show on display was “Art on the Edge,” I decided to use that as a theme for the workshop.    “Edges” in art … Continue reading

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Riding the Clouds

Yesterday, I stepped into a pool of shade under the outstretched branches of a tree and back into my childhood.  I spent many an afternoon as a child under the low branches of a Japanese maple tree seeing how many … Continue reading

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