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Of Figs and Acorns

By Michael Beasley

I was only a child

When Plath gave me her fig tree;

I gorged myself upon her chosen words and

I considered her an oracle, a mouthpiece of unfiltered wisdom. 509 more words


My yard is alive!

It’s spring, a warm spring at that and things are growing! The veggies are happy, the weeds are happy. The lawn mower is getting used. The rains come with thunder and leave humidity. 473 more words

May 29th 2018

My year-long photographic challenge has definitely increased my observational skills as I’m constantly on the lookout for new subjects, particularly in places that I visit regularly. 46 more words


Oak Tree Down!

Well, we do like a bit of drama, but perhaps the giant oak tree from beside the field gate falling down at 2:00am this morning was taking our drama to the limit!  704 more words


Memorial Day and the Oak Tree

America celebrated Memorial Day today, to acknowledge those men and women who have died fighting for our freedom. For many of us, Memorial Day meant a day off from work or school that we usually use for barbecues, potlucks, or picnics. 676 more words

Salem Oak Diner (Salem)

Recently I went to the Salem Oak Diner in Salem, NJ.  The Salem Oak diner is one of the quintessential diners in NJ.  It’s in a small town, located close to the Delaware Memorial Bridge.  389 more words


Trump-Macron Oak Tree to Spend Years in Quarantine

WASHINGTON (AP) — The oak sapling that was a gift to President Donald Trump from French President Emmanuel Macron is facing at least two years in quarantine. 128 more words