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On Spring Days and Strong Knights


Spring always finds a way to steal its way into my heart.  I await it like a lover pacing the floor before their beloved arrives. Though there is nice landscaping out front of our new house including some crape myrtles … Continue reading

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A Life Lesson from Spring


“Life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory.” Leonard Nimoy  four days before his death “To possess ideas is to gather flowers; to think is to weave them into garlands.”     … Continue reading

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Planting Blessings – A Lesson from Johnny Appleseed


  “Oh, the Lord is good to me, And so I thank the Lord For giving me the things I need The sun, and the rain, and the apple seed. The Lord is good to me.” Amen, Amen, Amen, Amen, … Continue reading

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A Lesson on Writing, Gardening, and Life from Maya Angelou


“The thorn from the bush one has planted, nourished, and pruned pricks more deeply and draws more blood.”  Maya Angelou Sometimes, I find it interesting that I began to write again at the same time I started to garden. Perhaps, this … Continue reading

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