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What If

What if the liar said what was true, what if the thief gave something to you. What if a cheater gave up on that game, what if the blamer took some of the blame. What if a pretender began to … Continue reading

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Think On These Things

Whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these … Continue reading

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My Birthday Bouquet

Pussy willows, huckleberry and a daffodil.  Lovely.

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Each and Every Day Is A Gift

Unwrap it, admire it, enjoy it. And be thankful at the end of it.

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Take Time To Stand and Stare

If you stand perfectly still and stare long enough at the litter of maple leaves on the ground,  you’ll be surprised to see them moving and then a bird comes into focus and then another and another.  Masters of camouflage, … Continue reading

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Life is Bursting out All Over

Walk around your neighbourhood, find a path or a trail and take a walk through nature, life is all around us in spite of dire news.  Take all the necessary precautions but embrace life, hope for solutions, believe in miracles … Continue reading

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Plant Something

Believe in tomorrow Hope for the future Go outside and make  a corner of your world beautiful.

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Rhubarb Is Awake

Dreaming of rhubarb pie, stewed rhubarb (stupid barb is what we call it) mmm Tea from boiled leaves keeps club root from brassicas and black spot off roses. Fruit stalks are mildly laxative, rich in potassium, vitamin C and fibre … Continue reading

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Garden Trio

I found this lovely blues trio in the raspberry patch making beautiful harmony together.

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Primrose Smiles

Primrose from my Valentine now in my garden shine turned up faces in the sun bring smiles every time. ©2020 Sharron R. McMillan

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Turning Fear Into Faith

‘I love doing preposterous things,’ he replied. “Why, I don’t know anything more exhilarating and delightful than turning weakness into strength, and fear into faith, and that which has been marred into perfection.” ~ Excerpt from “Hinds Feet on High … Continue reading

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I Will Lift Up My Eyes

I will lift up my eyes and see beauty and hear birdsong in the trees. I will count my blessings one by one and care for those around me. I will not let fear turn my head nor my thoughts … Continue reading

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Pond Shots 2

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Sun On Cedar

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Blank Verse

Blank Verse My mind is like a leaf floating on the surface of a stream – depth, colour, no sound, content to drift whichever way breezes blow or waters flow. Blank mind, blank verse. ©2013 Sharron R. McMillan

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