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Thank You

To whom do I owe this compliment, this bouquet of flowers so rare, to whom do I pay a tribute and with whom can I share. Who gave the grass beneath my feet, from where does the sun brightly shine, … Continue reading

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An Ode and Thanks To Farmers

Farmers know where food comes from, not from shelves in grocery stores, nor from behind warehouse doors, not from bottles, cans or bags, with fancy coloured sale-price tags. Farmers know what real food is not plastic coated, perfect stuff, tasteless, … Continue reading

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Click Complete and Move On

Each time I come to the end of a section of the day’s lesson and read “Click complete to move on” I have to smile. That is the key to happiness. Complete. Move on. So simple and yet I leave … Continue reading

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Just Be

Why not stop thinking, caring, dreaming, hoping. Why not just be. Wake, eat, sleep, walk. Live each minute as it is. No need to interpret, plan, scheme, change, manipulate. No need for it to be any different than it is. … Continue reading

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Fitting It Together

Looking for more clues of timing, and what was going on when I wrote those plays and stories in school, obsessed with figuring out who I was back then. A puzzle with pieces here and there. Some fit. Some don’t. … Continue reading

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I Hate Plastic

My hatred of plastic has become a joke to those who do not see how serious an eccentricity it is. I have eliminated almost all plastic from our house except for the eternal garbage bags, soap and shampoo containers. I … Continue reading

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Secret Insanity

  I don’t tell anyone, but I do still hear voices, see things that aren’t there. I no longer listen or do what voices tell me, I bless what moves past me without fear. This world is much more than … Continue reading

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Naked

Beauty, motion, light, ever-changing scenes of light and darkness. Naked trees, leaves covering roots, golden bronze drifting down, patchwork quilts of cedar, hemlock, fir. Ever changing scenes of life and death. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Beyond Your Circumstances

When you feel your sea’s a fish bowl, and the air is getting thin, when it seems the things you reach for hide a hook to reel you in. When no other fish around you seem to notice or to … Continue reading

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Dreams Do Come True

When your heart is in your dream, no request is too extreme. ~Jiminy Cricket

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Stepping Over The Line

If I step over the line from witty to mean, from sarcastic to cruel, or even obscene. Tell me. If my thoughts wander wide from knowledge to pride, from wisdom to obsession or even repression. Tell me. We know where … Continue reading

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