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Tag Archives: Poetry
A Walk in th Snowy Woods
Its winter… & I’m going for a walk in the snowy woods. You come too. We’ll wear keep-your-head-warm hats, hand-clapping-mittens, & snow-stomping-boots. We’ll see trees without leaves, maple, oak, birch, & beech. Their trunks & branches standing tall in … Continue reading
Posted in Just Down the Road Tagged alden MI, hot chocolate, nature, Northern Michigan, photography, Poetry, snow, Torch Lake, walking in the woods, warm mittens, winter 2 Comments
Over the River & Through the Woods
To Grandfather’s house we go… You sang it endlessly every fall as a child, probably never giving a thought to where this cute Thanksgiving ditty came from. Now you’ll know! Lydia Maria Child was a nineteenth century journalist, teacher, & … Continue reading
If it’s true a picture’s worth 1,000 words… here are 5,000 words plus a few more. Early morning lessons… Blue skies Crisp air Reflections Swirling mists Surrendering warmth Changes Shorter days Cooler nights Quiet Breathe deep Be still Exhale Letting go of … Continue reading
Posted in Turquoise Life Tagged alden MI, Autumn, Fall, kayaking, Lake Photography, Northern Michigan, Poetry, Torch Lake 4 Comments