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The first butterfly…

There was a loud buzzing coming from behind the willow screen, echoing in the narrow passage beside the house. I stood still and waited, watching with a smile as the first bumblebee of spring emerged from its winter quarters. The … Continue reading

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Real

It was easy once When I was young And didn’t know. * Words that were everything And nothing Tumbled from half-parted lips. * Misunderstanding Deforested acres For fragrant missives Carried next to a heart That fluttered deliciously If erroneously. * … Continue reading

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Getting nowhere fast

The morning started early…long before dawn… even though the night had ended late. You would think I would have done mounds of stuff by now, but not so. The rest of the morning disappeared in my son’s kitchen then I … Continue reading

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