Tag Archives: memories

Blackberry Time

Time to pick blackberries. Pop a few berries in your mouth – warmed by the sun, fresh off the vine while dreaming of blackberry  juice, homemade platz, pie with ice cream – then pick, pick, pick.   Advertisements

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Monday, Monday

Clean clothes day. There’s no scent like it, clothes dried out in the sun and wind. Not a chemical or spray can duplicate that.

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Basket Full of Meow

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Poor Memory

It’s a poor sort of memory that only works backwards. ~Lewis Carroll

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So Where Was I

So, where was I in my life story? I left. That was not the end but the beginning. I could write scenes, of a naïve young woman taken for a joy ride through half her life or how she survived … Continue reading

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The Scent of Summer

Purple and White Lilac scent the whole yard.  Summer is here indeed. 

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Yesterday It Was Spring, Today It’s Winter Again

Yesterday I pulled up the dead stalks of Jerusalem artichoke in the garden and smiled at the new yellow/green shoots of Lovage poking warily out of the soil. Today everything is white again, as though yesterday was just a hallucination. … Continue reading

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Chicken Soup Weather

Nothing warms a day or a soul, like homemade chicken soup stirred with love and happy conversation. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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My Valentine To You

  The most valuable gift I can think of is the gold of a sunset we share or the sound of a stream singing love songs, and soft breezes touching our hair, or a walk through the darkness together not … Continue reading

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Home

A man travels the world over in search of what he needs, and returns home to find it.” ~ George Moore

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Dancing With Memories

“Here, in this house, her recollections glowed like embers on the hearth, and each night, in their warmth, she’d take a memory or two down from the shelf and dance with them for a while.” ~Ari Berk

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