Monthly Archives: April 2013

Thin as Thin

Translucent, thin as thin, my skin barely covers the vital parts, the vulnerable places. Tough as nails is truly strong, but nails pierce and punctures bleed; so in the livelong days, would I be happier to be the punctured or … Continue reading

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It Called to Me

At Home Depot today, this beautiful rose called to me.  I adopted it!  What a rescue, and can you understand why?

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There is Beauty in the Fallen

The young and vibrant are praised just because– all that color and life, a grace. But even in the light grip of the wounded and aged–the letting go– there is a glory. There is beauty in the fallen and glory in … Continue reading

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An Elvis Sighting!

It has been years since I have seen a California Quail!  And then only on the ground, scurrying across a road or pathway.  I have never seen them in our neighborhood, let alone in my yard. I woke Saturday to … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Culture

Okay, so I couldn’t help myself! 🙂

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A Squirrel Called Eve

Subtitle:  What I couldn’t do with opposable thumbs!

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Defiant or Oblivious

Notice where he is eating his luscious little peanut! (I’m not too mean:  At least it is a live trap = all expense paid to somewhere far away.)

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Zombie Doves

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May I have this dance?

Should I ask her? I usually don’t go for the tall ones, but her beauty is staggering. Excuse me, mademoiselle?  Hmm, may I have this dance? I assume her delicate and feminine silence is a yes. Ah, the music, heavenly.  … Continue reading

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Foodie Stuff: Almond Milk

I was raised on milk straight from the cow–okay, by way of the cooler.  So I am amused when folks get all freaky about drinking raw milk.  My decision to stop has more to do with the fact that I … Continue reading

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