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The Summer Day

This week I had to put my big girl pants on and do some domestic things around the house. One of those tasks was watering my parents garden. 404 more words

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Poem of the Day - The Summer Day

Tell me, what else should I have done?

Doesn’t everything die at last, and too soon?

Tell me, what is it you plan to do… 12 more words

Fields of Gold

With summer now upon us, a deeper meaning to a lighthearted season comes by way of some evocative lines by the great American poet Mary Oliver… 97 more words

Poetry

free fall

“Tell me, what else should I have done?
Doesn’t everything die at last, and too soon?
Tell me, what is it you plan to do…

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Poetry Day 14 - "tell me" says Mary Oliver

In “The Summer Day,” Mary Oliver begins with “Who made the world?” and leaves us with this question:

Tell me, what is it you plan to do…

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Poetry

"Tell me, what is it that you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?"

Perhaps this might be, as American author Joan Didion phrases it, a “bankrupt morning” where you wake up, devoid of inspiration for your creative projects. … 118 more words

Inspiration

Attending to the Ordinary is One of the Great Blessings of being Alive

In one of my earlier posts, “Footprints, ” I had commented on how I have become newly aware of the great blessing of paying attention to the ordinary.   216 more words