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April 16: What the east wind brings

I’m posting a (poetry) work in progress today as well as some pix of Easter finery. Back when our kids were young we would have an egg hunt and brunch and I find I’m missing that. 164 more words

Poetry

Good (will) hunting

My hunting expeditions are performed with my two hands and eagle eyes and occur primarily in thrift stores, Goodwill being one of them.  While in many ways I LOVE Goodwill, I am finding their prices getting higher and higher. 304 more words

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Switching gears to spring

Oh my, it is April! when the ground really springs to life and spring is clearly in view. It’s been an odd, long, gloomy winter here in the Pacific Northwest.  374 more words

Poetry

Creating beauty

The last month or so have been as full of as much ups and downs as the weather.  My dad passed away about a month ago after first a gradual and then steep decline due to Alzheimer’s. 252 more words

Seasonal

Time always moves forward

Time always moves forward

Rushes
Slows
Skips.

There’s memory of time
With gaps and eddys
Where thoughts get stuck, freeze, unstick,
Freeze again

Much effort taken to unspool and release. 252 more words

Poetry

Things to do on a winter night

January used to be a month of hunkering in and sleeping off the holidays. No more. Besides making hats and working on my classes, there are plenty of opportunities to get out and about.   636 more words

Poetry

Snowbound: Housebound II

We had a real snow downpour (snowpour?) here in Portland this past week – 12” at our house. This is fairly unusual and the city, as usual, is caught worse for wear.  431 more words

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