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Thousand Word Thursdays #8

Backyard birdies. Windsor, Ontario.

© Rita Jacques 2016

Inside Our Gingko

Our Gingko is too tall to get the whole tree into a good photograph, so I decided to get inside of it and look up. I kind of like how it came out! 136 more words

My Journey

Northern Flicker

A Red-shafted Northern Flicker on the Empress tree in our backyard. It has been quite cold and windy here and four flickers have been partaking of the suet we put out for their dining pleasure. 11 more words


Ice Ice Baby

Skating is pretty much second nature to most of us Canadians. That and snowshoeing to the grocery store to buy ice for our igloos. Ok, I jest. 438 more words


Sustain me according to Your word, that I may live;
And do not let me be ashamed of my hope. 18 more words

Clouds Are My Hug From God


I think I’m just one of those people. I could live in a fantasy for a while and suddenly it becomes reality. I mean, I can literally mention something once, never think about it again, then months later or even seconds later it materializes. 676 more words

Let it snow...

It normally doesn’t snow here til February…so these are from a couple of years ago.

Enter for a chance to receive one of THREE $5.00 Gift Cards. 13 more words