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Christmas Moon

The full moon last night was better than sleep. This poem ran through my mind as Christmas eve eased into Christmas morning.  Merry Christmas too all! Christmas Eve Moon An oculus, high and bright, pouring Christmas light onto earth. Stars … Continue reading

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Christmas at the Homestead

For years now I have done a Christmas poem and often a New Year’s poem as well. One of these years, I will publish a Christmas/New Years/Solstice poem book. This year’s Christmas poem is set in my favorite place on … Continue reading

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Christmas Hygge

Here is my annual Christmas poem. This year it was inspired by our trip to Norway and Sweden. Hygge is translated “cozy” and describes the healthy, happy Scandinavian way of life. Pictured is a Swedish Christmas scene and wooden figurines. … Continue reading

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Oh Betty

Oh Betty Oh Betty Oh how we love thee Your meringue so firm, your pie crust the perfect flake, your coffee cake just the right amount of butter and spice. For 70 years your chiffon cake has made us feel … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas surprise

Merry Christmas my dears. Surprise!  The first of two poetry books is available on Amazon.com titled “Seeing the beauty in everyday things.” In this coming new year, bring happy poetry into your life. Dream, do, forgive, love yourself and others, … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas Wausau

photo taken at Evolutions in Design Merry Christmas Wausau After 15 years of Green Christmases way far away, I am home really home not just a fly-in visit where every moment is harried and full of missing, but home to … Continue reading

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Today is the day

The solstice (yesterday) is the shortest day of light of the year. So, today is the rebirth of the light. A day of awareness and gratefulness and forgiveness and renewal. This poem came out of my thoughts on this day … Continue reading

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