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Beneath the Front Yard Lemon Tree

Sally gave me the words BENEATH, CLOSE and WEEKEND. The non-human character featured in this poem was inspired by a willy wagtail, a frequent visitor here, and I kind of wished I’d taken a photograph of him so I could have included it with the poem. 110 more words

Poems By Rebecca

Thank Goodness for Small Favors

Do you have any idea how long I’ve tried to take this photo?  Years — years and years!

Ghost crabs are so furtive and agile that you usually just see a quick glimpse of their legs as they scurry from sight, down into their little den beneath the sand.   87 more words


Happy Thanksgiving

From our house to yours, this image taken during Thanksgiving preparations last year. 14 more words


Anthurium Andraeanum

Anthurium Andraeanum is a flowering plant species in the Araceae family. The species is native to Colombia and Ecuador. Common names for plants in the Anthurium genus include Tail flower, Flamingo flower, and Lace leaf. 121 more words