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The Season Will End Soon

The season will end soon enough for these beauties as the drought has been rough on the land and my well.

Mom started Chemo yesterday so far so good but I am just trying to keep the faith. 136 more words

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Plum Island and W. S. Merwin's poem Shore Birds

Plum Island is a sliver of a refuge on the north shore of Massachusetts. The parking is limited, the swallows swarm, the precious and hapless piping plovers are protected. 260 more words


Biography: Insubordinate Spirit, by Missy Wolfe

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

The title of this study is a bit misleading. Yes, there is information on the life of Elizabeth Fones Winthrop Feake Hallett, but there is much more info on the 17th century Puritan experience in Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New York (Amsterdam). 299 more words

Book Review


Winds of Change

By Susan Cunningham

The wind howls;

Carrying away all that has ever been.

The wind howls;

Washing away the imprint of the past. 53 more words


At the helm, trying to steer by the compass
– current pushes toward one way,
the wind in the other –

the hull, tenses and would twist about. 186 more words