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tenacity

Sometimes growth isn’t about new beginnings and fresh starts. Sometimes it’s about perseverance through tough times, when stagnation would be so much easier; giving up easier still. Sometimes growth comes with refusing to wilt. The Daily Post weekly photo challenge: … Continue reading

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youth

young naiveté yields to curiosity yet to be betrayed  Y is for youth. #AtoZChallenge: 26 posts in April, topics to proceed alphabetically. Theme optional.  My theme: a three-line poem each day (5-7-5, haiku form) with the first letter of each line the … Continue reading

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comeback

you were wise to hide winter’s storms proved autumn’s threats spring bids reappear The Daily Post daily prompt: Purple

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cycle of faith

shoots push through the frost trusting nature’s promise that spring will soon arrive

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next step

the sixth stage of grief acceptance may bring comfort “What’s next?” leads to hope

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Speechless Thursday

“On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart’s desire at last, and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron.” ~ H. L. Mencken (1880-1956) As yet I cannot comprehend … Continue reading

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Five poems, five lines, five syllables

ONE osprey standing proud wind-ruffled feathers sharp beak, sharp talons sharp eyes watch for prey owning this river   TWO most call you a weed I see a flower most would destroy you I pick your seed head make a … Continue reading

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