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Content of being content

There’s a fountain in our garden, the drops form a triad of continuous music, one drop that hits the water, one that hits the grass and one that hits the paving stones keep playing together. 95 more words

Life Strategy

Under The Cherry Tree.

The sun is shining. The cat is curled asleep on the flowery cushion besides me. The blackbird above is scolding, and there isn’t a single wisp of cloud above me.  14 more words



The best place for a siesta on a hot summer afternoon is under the Cherry tree at the back of the house.

Life In China

20th day... And So It Goes!

It is now the 20th day and someone asked me, “how do you feel? Like REALLY, how do you really feel?”  I feel great!  I am loving it and I’m glad I took on the challenge.  254 more words

I'm a Jammer – it’s what you do with 35lbs of cherries!

During the last part of June our cherry tree produced over 35lbs of cherries. We and I mean the royal ‘We’ the six humans (2 kids, 2 adults, 2 sitters) and the dog could not eat that many cherries. 777 more words

My Musings

Cherry Tree Sunset

Break open a cherry tree and there are no flowers, but the spring breeze brings forth myriad blossoms. – Ikkyu Sojun

Northern Michigan

Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge #43, Basho’s “The Old lady cherry”

Photo credits: Sara Desjardins Photography – Toronto

At Carpe Diem Haiku Kai, our task was to take Basho’s “The Old-Lady Cherry” and add two lines in approximately 7-7 for tan renga. 61 more words