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NEW BLOG: the suckler herd move into the barn

A rather quiet week on most fronts, although a power cut on Wednesday revealed my lamentable ignorance of electricity. After several attempts at other helping me with their explanations, still I do now ‘know’ what three phase electricity means! 809 more words


From green to gold, to greenest

What if we continue?

I was too overwhelmed by sadness to think about that when my friend and former neighbor called me hours after I spoke with his wife, to tell me she had passed away. 439 more words


It's About Community

Isolation = the narcissists greatest weapon

The narcissist slowly separates you from all the people you once knew.   Zooming in on your natural ambivalence towards your family and friends, the narcissist highlights the negatives of all around you; becomes your “protector” against them.   405 more words

Wake Up Gurl!


A friend and I stood in a small muskeg on Douglas, checking out some deer tracks, when little twitterings announced the arrival of chickadees. Two of them scoured the twisted trunk of a dead pine right next to us, but we soon saw that there were two more—no, four more—no, maybe six or eight more—thronging the foliage of nearby hemlocks. 950 more words

110. Spots and Stripes (Juxtaposition 10)

Some of us pool our tears, some of us let them streak our faces. Either way, we cannot sit forever in our letting go. Next to each other, circles and lines call out one another’s foolishness, and at the same time speak of every form there is, if they work together. 33 more words

Fresh Mercies Daily

Life In The Crowd

In the crowd,

to stand out, shriek loud

Flying with the flock,

each to interlock

Who am I? 23 more words