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Wild Geese by Mary Oliver

You do not have to be good.
You do not have to walk on your knees
for a hundred miles through the desert repenting.
You only have to let the soft animal of your body… 97 more words


More Puppies and SNOW!!

I just realized its been since July since I have posted anything! Sorry guys! Life kinda gets away from us, doesn’t it?
I have a few updates… 370 more words



I notice as I get older I make fewer mistakes, and I admit more readily to them. I know now why old people wear sweaters in warm weather…they’re fucking cold. 593 more words

Life And Death

Welcome to Portland

Summer/Fall 2016: It’s been awhile since I’ve posted pictures here, but for good reason! Last spring, not too long after our visit to Boston, we embarked on a journey across the country to Portland, Oregon! 166 more words


Kingfishers in Winter

Today from my new home in Bend, Oregon, I’m sharing an excerpt from my creative nonfiction manuscript featuring kingfishers, myth, and a place that will always be another home–Missoula, Montana and especially Rattlesnake Creek where I followed a nesting pair of kingfishers for many seasons. 848 more words