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First Hyacinth

Hisnibs planted 800 peas yesterday, 16 new raspberry bushes and got the new potato bed ready to plant.  Middle daughter made a lovely rock and moss garden on their driveway.    I LOVE Spring!  Happy Birthday to my forever friend … Continue reading

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Last Puzzle of the Season

Now the sun is out, planting guides are consulted and dreams of abundance fill our minds.   It’s been a multi-puzzle winter this year. Glad it’s over.  

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Basking in Sunlight

  I can almost hear a sigh as this early crocus turns toward the sun. Smiling, I understand, we survived to bloom again. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Civilization

A decent provision for the poor is the true test of civilization. ~ Samuel Johnson

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I Do Not Believe In Evolution

With all our intelligence we still do not value what has been given freely and in abundance: beauty, water, trees, soil, fresh air and each other unless it has a price tag on it. We steal what does not belong … Continue reading

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Evolved

They say we’ve evolved but what have we evolved into. Beasts that destroy everything in our path in order to hoard something we ourselves have created, money, stuff, status, idols we bow to daily and sell our future for. Creatures … Continue reading

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On The Verge

Words that have nothing to do with truth, peace or greatness Avarice protecting place, position, stuff from those who need it most Revenge for not playing the game by someone else’s rules. . . ©Sharron R. McMillan  

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One Piece Is Missing

It’s easier to fly off to other countries to talk about peace then stay home and live at peace with one’s neighbour. Building walls does not create peace. Peace is a gate that opens both ways. Peace reaches out with … Continue reading

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Happy March

Sun illuminates tips of trees this morning. It looks like winter has left the woods. Crocuses and Snowdrops lift their heads in thanks. I do too. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Being Yourself

To be nobody but yourself, in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you like everybody else… means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight, and never stop fighting. ~e.e. cummings

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Varied Thrush

Varied Thrust checking out the bird feeders.  Pretty bright spot in the snow.

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Living In A Deep Freeze

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Poor Mini Daffodil

Sometimes early to rise isn’t good for you.  We had quite a dump of snow yesterday. I hope this little flower survives.

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They think winter is over, oh my

Colder weather has been forecast for tomorrow.  Just had to take a picture of this precocious mini daffodil opening up as if it’s spring.  I hope they survive.

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Art Is Life

Art is Life or Our Life is our Art. My thinking gets into a negative loop that plays over and over when I am depressed. Writing a poem, drawing a picture, going for a walk seems somehow to change the … Continue reading

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