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Autumn earth colors in the Chi

Living in Southern California, where sunshine stability and warm air are expected ingredients of the day no matter the season, it’s easy to forget about Autumn and it’s nature of shedding skins. 171 more words

Travel & Culture

Read These Leaves

“This is what you shall do: love the earth and sun, and animals, despise riches, give alms to every one that asks, stand up for the stupid and crazy, devote your income and labor to others, hate tyrants, argue not concerning God, have patience and indulgence towards the people, take off your hat to nothing known or unknown, or to any man or number of men; go freely with the powerful uneducated persons, and with the young, and mothers, of families: read these leaves in the open air every season of every year of your life: re-examine all you have been told at school or church, or in any books, and dismiss whatever insults your soul.” 15 more words


make room

A tree,

still wearing


and scraps

of its autumn garb,

must make room

for a new layer of


Yes, we raked last week and we are shoveling this week. 157 more words