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Homemade Lumber

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This is taking self – sufficiency to a whole new level for us.  Today we tackled the pile of old cedar logs that have been lying around for some time, windfalls from winter storms, and made them into beautiful boards … Continue reading

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Bad Investment

I hear logging trucks loading logs next door. Quite a stack of cedar they’ll get a good price for. But money will never compensate for the oxygen, soil stability, shade, beauty, habitat those trees provided. Wrong thinking there to exchange … Continue reading

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Calming Our Trees

We walked our trails today, the shorter, lower trails, closer to where the neighbours are logging. We had to calm our trees, reassure them that no one will be coming close to them with their murderous weapons. We stood, quaking … Continue reading

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Leaning Into Life

Like the cedar out my window leans to reach light roots straining from the dirt risks the danger of uprooting completely, I too lean toward something elusive. Goodness, perfection, truth. I think it is truth I yearn to bask in. … Continue reading

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View From My Hammock #4

Uncomfortable hammock but great view of alder and cedar pasted to blue sky.  Beauty helps one forget the discomfort for a time.

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Hanging Around the Yard #3

Out beside our little guest cabin another nylon hammock hangs between an alder tree and a fir tree.  Nice place to hang out on a hot day.

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Maple Shadows on Cedar

Cedar or a maple tree, choosing what I wish to see shadows or reality. ©2015 Sharron R. McMillan

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Bee On Wood

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A New Day Waits

A new day waits to be written write it with your best pen listen, listen to this new day it will not come again. Days are short one page will do. write from your heart write what is you. Maple … Continue reading

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Douglas Squirrel on Cedar

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We Live In Enchanted Woods #5

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No Need For Words.

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The Killing Woods

Chain saws laugh as giants fall all around screaming their shock as they thud to earth. Hundreds of years of memories severed from roots that drew nourishment from the earth before Canada was born. Now lie barren levelled without a … Continue reading

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