Category Archives: life around us

What’cha been doin’?

I’m waiting for the paints to set up in my new travel palette. What colors? Hansa Yellow Light, Quinacridone Red, French Ultramarine, Indigo, Sap Green, Hooker Green, Burnt Sienna, Sepia. All Daniel Smith except the sepia which is Winsor Newton. … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo, Day Twenty-eight

Tonight, everything seemed to have changed to green The Green Party Suddenly the world is green and it will be greener still for days the woods have hung out lace and put on blush festooned birches with tassels this morning … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Day Twenty-five and My Tuesday

rain on a Tuesday •
wind makes it chilly… Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Day Twenty-four

This image hit me on the way home. driving home the houses run through the trees to meet those driving home. they may not know the journey, carefully matching the straight and turning pavement with the lean of the car … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Day Twenty-two

standing in a park cold breeze mutes the noisy crowd wishing the earth well focussed on intent, sending hope for the future something we all must work for must come with action. Short poem today – a couple days of … Continue reading

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