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tripping over the colors as the sky drops the sun

dots of rainbows
speckle the iridescent carp
eying the watermelon
renaissance symphony
of gold and
light tab-
into water-
color motets
awaiting insignificant… 31 more words


Bike Branson: Five Helpful Tips

Are you the outdoorsy type that would rather explore Branson on foot or by bike? Or maybe you just want to try something new? Regardless of what category you fit into, biking Branson is not just a great workout but it’s a fantastic way to explore the area. 490 more words


morning dance

wavelets dance
across the morning cove
skipping and hopping
with the cool breeze
playing ring around the rosie
with the shy sweet peas


sun burned

across the waiting cove
into the new day

*** the sun was such a deep rosy red this morning and sent the color all the way across the water to the porch. 19 more words



In case you missed me last week (I kinda hope SOMEONE out there did), I was on vacation with my family at Table Rock Lake. My husband, Darrell, tells his boss he pays extra to NOT have phone/WiFi access while we’re there just so he gets some peace and quiet, but it does make it hard to do anything online. 489 more words


On the Lessons of Life

Yes…the essay is coming up.  C of O has a program that requires all incoming students to compose an essay of, no particular length, on a life lesson that I have learned or have observed others learn.   156 more words

Home Life

cartography of flight

iridescent creatures skim the silvered surface
casting shadows of wings on the still water
sunlight dances across the morning cove
sending sparks of dragonflies
into the summer air… 13 more words