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10 Days and Counting

This year, I managed to check a few more things off my bucket list. One of them was ‘a heron in flight’. And I captured this item several times. 24 more words


Also, feathers

Look, you might as well know, this thing
is going to take endless repair: rubber bands,
crazy glue, tapioca, the square of the hypotenuse.
Nineteenth century novels.

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Wherein he sticks his landing

Life spreads itself across 
the ceiling to make you think 
you are penned in, but that 
is just another gift. Life takes 
what you thought you couldn’t live 

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Eat poems for breakfast

“Lie still in a stream and breathe water. Climb to the top
of the highest tree until you come to the branch
where the blue heron sleeps.

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Possibly knowing that you could never find it again

“…the fishes swam into his hand, and he took them out of the water; he pulled the woodchuck out of its hole by the tail, and took the foxes under his protection from the hunters.

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Dream a Little Dream

This week’s photo challenge is dreamy. Someone once remarked to me that, with the amount of time I spend out on the water with the Great Blue Herons, I must dream about them. 157 more words


Summertime is Falling Down

They get the urge for going
When the meadow grass is turning brown
Summertime is falling down and winter is closing in.

Joni Mitchell
Urge for Going…

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