Category Archives: Winter


Rain and wind compete for power outside. The house is still. Cat purrs. Fire crackles. Nothing else. Outside turmoil. Inside peace. ~Sharron R. McMillan

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Witch Hazel

Witch Hazel Yellow flowers, their secrets tell, witch hazel has now cast its spell – pulled the sun above the trees, scented every gentle breeze, I wander the garden dreaming of spring, witch hazel changes everything. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Carrots In January!

Eldest Daughter threw leaves over her carrot bed in the Fall and is still picking carrots, fresh and sweet in January! That gets the gardening dreams flowing again.

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Eerie, invasive, sneaks through cracks we didn’t know were there, grabs anything in it’s path flinging disdainfully aside that which it does not carry away, sucks ones breath, attempts to draw the soul out of the body as other lost … Continue reading

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