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My Grandfather's House Is... Gone

I really must vent today.

In 1917 my grandfather bought a house and had it moved to what is now my home town. My mother and her five sisters were born there. 414 more words

among the dogwoods (haiga)

Linked to Carpe Diem #729: Growing Melons

growing melons
“I wish you were here”
in the evening coolness

© Basho (Tr. Jane Reichhold) 18 more words

Decorate The Table With Dogwoods

By Phran Novelli

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – I was out pruning and cut a small branch I didn’t intend to, and suddenly there were pretty pink dogwood flowers lying sadly on the ground! 164 more words

Watch + Listen

Yosemite, Majestic Beauty

As long as I live, I’ll hear waterfalls and birds and winds sing.  I’ll interpret the rocks, learn the language of the flood, storm and the avalanche.  

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Landscapes

Five Photographs: Rebekkah Niles (and the "Us" versus "Them" mentality in #writing)

Today’s guest is Rebekkah Niles, who’s here with her five photos. (For those of you who missed earlier intros or who stumble across this later, I’m doing a “Five Photographs” guest blog series this spring. 1,452 more words

Jill Archer

You Aren't Allergic To The Pretty Trees

By Phran Novelli

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – What’s making you sneeze comes mostly from flowers you hardly ever see or notice – teensy flowers in tall oaks, ashes and many maples and other trees that use the wind to carry their pollen on a breeze. 133 more words

Watch + Listen

Hay(na)ku for a Warm Spring Night

I.
Evening
Wind blows
Where am I?
II.
Outside
Birds singing
Sirens screaming by

III.
Dogwoods
glowing white
Strange twilight haze

Poetry