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The Eagle

He clasps the crag with crooked hands; Close to the sun in lonely lands, Ringed with the azure world, he stands. The wrinkled sea beneath him crawls; He watches from his mountain walls, And like a thunderbolt he falls. ~Alfred, … Continue reading

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‘Best Before’ Date 2

Big trees stand and big trees fall. Live things die. That is all. Soon we’ll know when it is time. We are no longer in our prime. Until then, get up and smile, be thankful for the sun. Get busy, … Continue reading

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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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Some Rot

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Peas Are Up

Ere I descend to the grave May I a small house And large garden have. And a few friends, and many books, Both true Both wise, and both delightful too. ~ A. Crowley

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Deep Peace To You

Deep peace of the running water to you. Deep peace of the flowing air to you. Deep peace of the quiet earth to you. Deep peace of the shining stars to you. Deep peace of the Son of Peace to … Continue reading

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Enough of Love

Full enough of love to give it away, not needing to stockpile or save it for when there isn’t enough. Excerpt from “With All Their Heart” ©2006 Sharron R. McMillan

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Perennials

Perennials Of all the flowers in my garden I love perennials the most to be ensured that they’ll return I need not be the perfect host. ©1988 Sharron R. McMillan

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Dionysus Does Not Dwell Here

Falling water, healing sound, birds chirp softly all around peace and quiet, all we hear – Dionysus does not dwell here. ©2017 Sharron R. McMillan (Dionysus – the god of noise and tumult)

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Looking For Heart In All The Wild Places #33

Beautiful art, and another heart. Seek and you’ll find all that’s good and kind. ©2017 Sharron R. McMillan

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Because of Christmas We Have Easter

Borrowed manger Borrowed tomb part of the plan an upper room. Born to die like you and I, enduring shame and untold pain He lived, He died But rose again. Between these stories living proof nothing can destroy the Truth. … Continue reading

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