Tag Archives: forest

Get High – For Free

Sing in the shower at the top of your lungs, you’ll feel great all day. Smile at others and you’ll get smiles right back. Breathe cool, green forest scents and you’ll be light-headed with happiness for hours. Stare at sea … Continue reading

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Braided Maple Bark

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Frost On Moss

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Mushrooms Still Popping Up Here and There

Frost doesn’t seem to have discouraged the mushrooms around the yard.

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Where Moss Grows

I’m part wood nymph.  I require mountains and warm, dense patches of moss to thrive. ~Vera Farmiga

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End of the Year

The year is dying nothing can be done its days were numbered from day one. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Maple Freezie

Brrrrr!!!!

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Old and Gnarly

Some days this is how I feel too.

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Making Space For Ourselves

Sometimes it is necessary to pull away from those who love us, those we love in order to find out what we think, what we feel, who we are without their expectations pulling us in different directions. Sometimes we need … Continue reading

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Another Day

Light seeps into the sky behind ever-moving branches, trees, leaves – powerful shadows over back-drop of serene blue. Light bursts out, the day begins. . . I’ve seen this over and over again but never tire of this opening bit. … Continue reading

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West Coast Beauty

I sit in a tiny cabin, in the middle of the forest and imagine I am where Emily Carr has been – I see her brush strokes, shadows on cedar bark, sunlight filtered through moss hanging overhead. I smell rain … Continue reading

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Winter Doldrums

All the leaves and all the dreams of summer fallen to the ground, unfinished plans like warm duvets of colour in a mound left out in the cold until spring comes back around. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Intuition

Intuition: Intelligence breaking the speed limit. ~ Tempo

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Introverted

I keep forgetting there is an outside, and when I step out there am always surprised at its normalcy. Trees, moss, mushrooms, grass all growing, greening as though that is all there is to life. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Creative Survival

Spiders this year are abundant, weaving their designs in front of the door, across the path, over the windows while we sleep, using what they have at hand to keep life afloat. Our yard is carpeted with tight, pitchy fir … Continue reading

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