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Gulls Fishing in the Fog

Poem number four of my nature retreat at Marywood. The morning after the storm was beautiful fog. So peaceful. I sat and watched the gulls and eagles as the fog lingered. Some self reflection in the fog. Enjoy the poem. … Continue reading

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Lake Rendezvous

Something about water and trees together brings the history of a place to mind. Northern Wisconsin, lakes aplenty, was made by glaciers. The Indian peoples moved through and then came the French fur trappers (who would gather to trade and … Continue reading

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Lake Old Friend

An entire weekend of solitude and lakes and autumn trees at Marywood Franciscan Spirituality Center. If you have a Franciscan retreat center near you, I’d highly recommend you give yourself the gift of nature retreat. More of a “hold still” … Continue reading

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