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Winter hits in mid-January..once more

After almost a week of snow in Cercedilla, it’s clear that Winter has definitively arrived..and yes, once more, it has arrived in the second half of January. 248 more words


The four daughter of Mother Nature.

Mother Nature had four girl children. She named them after the seasons and they for some strange reason behaved as the season they were named for. 139 more words

A Slice Of Life

What January teaches us

January in Colorado has so much to offer us:

It teaches us to bask in a sunny, spring-like day on Monday. To enjoy it fully, knowing that spring is far away, and to let it go again before winter’s bitterness returns. 72 more words

Mental Health

Valdemartín times three in the day

Day after day of bright sunshine in central Spain. Practically no significant precipitation since mid-December. We continue to have pretty weird snow conditions in the Sierra de Guadarrama. 260 more words


Kicking off the new year: 2015 ROW80 round 1 goals

It’s hard to believe that another year has gone by, but here we are in 2015. This is going to be a year of revising for me, as I created a lot of first drafts in 2014. 337 more words

Denise D. Young

New Year's Haiku: Unmask

New Year’s Haiku: Unmask

The now, rife with change
Trepidation woos bliss
Unmask and be brave


DP Challenge


I read this poem at a New Year’s service at the First Unitarian Church in Oklahoma City in the early 1980s. I’ve always thought it made a good New Year’s meditation, and have shared it here before. 331 more words

The Seasons