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Witch Hazel

Witch Hazel Yellow flowers, their secrets tell, witch hazel has now cast its spell – pulled the sun above the trees, scented every gentle breeze, I wander the garden dreaming of spring, witch hazel changes everything. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Winter Doldrums

All the leaves and all the dreams of summer fallen to the ground, unfinished plans like warm duvets of colour in a mound left out in the cold until spring comes back around. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Middle Daughter’s Studio In The Snow

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Snowing

Lazy, big flakes checking to see if they want to stick and cover our world or just tantalize with a light blanket to see how it looks. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Riches Unknown

Diamonds on the walkway, pearls upon the tree, jewels glisten all around, I am as rich as I could be. No one owns these diamonds, though real, they’re magic too, they come and brighten winter days then very slowly melt … Continue reading

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Our Own Little Worlds

We create them, our own little worldswhere we think we are the same,we have a label,we have a name. We are the wise ones,who know what is bestfor all those othersnot part of our quest. Like a snow globe villageconstrained … Continue reading

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Is This My Life Or Just Drifting Snow

So soft and white and yet so cold So quiet, light and yet so bold You influence the great and small Yet think of others not at all. If routine stops because of you No apology is due. You can … Continue reading

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Frozen

Brrrr! Winter cold seeps into my soul, feelings frozen like icicles on the eaves. Inspiration lies dormant somewhere beneath white nothingness. A monochrome world melts into slushiness and I yearn for green. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Crunching Through the Snow

I love the crunch of the snow in the woods, reminds me of Alberta winters of long ago.

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Beach Closed For The Winter

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Shallow Rooted

One needs to be rooted deeper than just the surfacein order to withstand the storms of winterand of life. ©2022 Sharron R. McMillan

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Winter Doldrums

All the leavesand all the dreamsof summerfallen to the groundunfinished planslike warm duvets of colourin a moundleft out in the cold untilspring comes back around. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Bringing In the Firewood

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Invincible Summer

In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer. – Albert Camus

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Not So Inviting Bench In The Snow

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