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Birch trees

There are two birch trees that grace the front lawn of the cottage we rent each summer.

The story is that when the previous owner’s wife died, the trees were planted in her memory. 1,068 more words

Alzheimer's Disease, Dementia-related Disease, Caregiving, Eldercare

Silent sentinels at sunset

Just popping in to say hello and to share this glorious view

Of frozen birch trees in a glowing winter sunset.

(It was about minus 16 C.) 28 more words


Haiku #1116

haiku #1116

on thin winter ice
reflections of white birch trees
like skeletal fingers
grasping the riverbanks close

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early winter garden

Karl liked my photo of the lichen on the cotoneaster.  He noted the lichen on the birch tree today.  He also liked the pumpkin photo.  9 more words


70 degree December in Alabama

this artificial tree is at my lawyer’s office lobby. in front of HUGE windows leading to the front doors to a 70 degree day. BTW Vermont? 16 more words


Not time for daydreams

The tall slender birch trees stood at ridged attention like ancient sentries long forgotten and ghostly in the predawn darkness. The birch ringed the clearing, which must have at one time or another been farm land, reminiscent of a whitewashed picket fence. 182 more words

Short Stories

Winter Birch Trees


Another old lesson that I updated for my new school. I did this originally about 7 years ago with my daughter’s 4th grade class. I think I originally saw it in Arts and Activities Magazine. 37 more words

Art Lessons