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I Baked Bread

Best thing to do when you’re losing control, get out some flour and one big bowl, let go your thoughts of worry and woe, knead it and knead it until you know all will be well, it will rise just … Continue reading

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He Planted Peas

News is bleak from this disease more warnings, more decrees, what can one do? He planted peas.

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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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Tracks

Looking back, we see where we’ve come from. We can not change any of it, but we can learn a lot by seeing our tracks; what we bypassed, where we hid, where we detoured to get us here. ©Sharron R. … Continue reading

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It’s Alright To Float

Until you know you will not drown, you must not try to save anyone else. Stay away from those who are also thrashing about trying to survive, lest in their panic you both are sucked below. You are tired. It … 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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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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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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Back To Basics

Though it might feel like it, the world has not stopped spinning, seagulls have not stopped fishing, Mother Nature isn’t aware of our pandemic. Life goes on as usual for those who depend on her for their livelihood. Maybe we … Continue reading

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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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A Lovely Blessing

To the traveller of land, sea, and air may you be strengthened in heart, mind, and soul. May the hands that hold your needles be steadfast and sure and may our yarn bring you peace as it travels through your … Continue reading

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Free Range Germs

If people would take care of themselves when they get sick we wouldn’t have these epidemics. Kids get sick and go to school anyway because parents have to go to work. Teachers get sick and go to school anyway thinking … Continue reading

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My Bubble

I’m all alone in my bubble And I really don’t care Floating alone in my bubble Blowing around in the air. Sometimes I bump into your bubble And for a moment we share Then the wind changes, our bubbles waft … Continue reading

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First Robin of The Year

From my sister’s window in Nanoose Bay BC – our first robin of the year, means that Spring is nearly here.

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