Monthly Archives: April 2014

Time is a Human Construct

Nature accomplishes all things according to seasons, rhythms and tides.  Cycles that cause the Goldfinch to molt his drab olive feathers for the bright yellow plumage of Spring, the butterfly to emerge from her chrysalis and the buds of the … Continue reading

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A Thing of Beauty is a Joy Forever!

“People from a planet without flowers would think we must be mad with joy the whole time to have such things about us.”   Iris Murdoch My yard is speckled with wild violets, like purple and white confetti decorating the lawn … Continue reading

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A Sense of Urgency

Its time for those of us who live in the deciduous forests to wonder through the woods in search of woodland spring flowers.  In early spring, before the canopy of green shades their leaves, they  soak up the sun of … Continue reading

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Meandering Memories

“Fish come and go but it is the memory of afternoons on the stream that endures.” I come from a long line of fishermen.  I was lucky to have a Daddy and two Granddaddies who seldom went to the river … Continue reading

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