Tag Archives: acceptance

Piscine drama…

Living with any creature brings Nature into your home. Living with fish gives you a window into their world. You become an observer, lacking true understanding, perhaps, but learning to recognise the behaviours and the silent language expressed by movement, … Continue reading

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That I Am Here – Colleen Brown

Reblogged from Chatter Master: Some days I want to throw my hands up in gratitude To the universe That fills me with awe and grandeur Opening my arms to accept it’s glory And send out my energy to join. Some … Continue reading

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Unbalanced scales…

“…so, we’ve being doing this for a while…” “Twelve thousand, four hundred and ten days to be exact.” “…and I still don’t really know.” “Know what?” “What flowers you would prefer for Mother’s Day.” “Ones with roots.” “For the garden?” … Continue reading

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Gifts #midnighthaiku

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Look in the mirror…

“You have the body of a goddess…” For a moment, I allowed myself to bask in the glow. Vague visions of those marble-limbed deities beloved of sculptors and painters flickered across the screen of mind. The Judgement of Paris… the … Continue reading

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Mozzie

I am a small mosquito And my task is not the best… To be a nuisance all my life And be a perfect pest. It isn’t really all my fault When deep within the night You wake to find I … Continue reading

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A sad tail

The water in the winter pond is as clear as glass. At this time of year, when the weeds have sunk to the bottom to escape the ice and the various algae have ceased to bloom in the sun, you … Continue reading

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Looking for Loki – II

Feral macaws screeched over the church in the little Dales town of Kirkby Stephen. My companion had found a way into the church, even if the christening that was going on inside hadn’t yet found its way out. It was … Continue reading

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