Tag Archives: Beauty

For Every Action

It has been a long and often dreary winter. For most of it, we were spared a lot of snow, but the cold and winds were biting. Plus, as is always the case, in the winter, our days end at … Continue reading

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Kentucky Girl

 She was a Kentucky girlBred from champion stockProud and beautiful to seeFrom her head to her fetlock Her body was magnificentSixteen hands in sizeA shiny, rippling chestnut coatWhite blaze between her eyes I could see she was a yearlingShe never … Continue reading

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A Matter Of Perspective

  I slid open the drapes that concealed the doors to the deck and looked out at what I termed a sorry excuse for a morning. It was ugly. A fog hung in the air only adding to the gloom. … Continue reading

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Stained Glass

A shattered rainbow Kaleidoscopic crystals Placed by Gods hand Seduced by the sun Molten colors spill upon the floor

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Nature’s Haiku

When the sun anoints The smallest of Natures gifts New beauty is found

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Autumn In The Woods

  If you want to live in Maine, you had better like trees. And I do.  I love them through every season.  They are so expressive in how they present themselves.  Never satisfied with how they look, they constantly update … Continue reading

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Popcorn Sky Haiku

Entrance of the morn A virgin day ascending Neath a popcorn sky

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Early Morning Row

When morning calls Before the cloak of night is fully lifted I stand alone with God and his creation Listen to the silence that will become today Breathe in the pureness of the moment And revel in the beauty He … Continue reading

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Cycles

I awoke this morning to an overcast, rainy day.  Not unexpected.  They had been forecasting several inches, lasting throughout the day.  But what was interesting is how it set my mood.  The room remained in semi darkness, even though dawn … Continue reading

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Beauty

I saw this picture recently and could not forget it. So many thoughts rushed to mind. We, as a society, place tremendous importance on beauty. You need look no further then the Oscars to see the minions bowing to the … Continue reading

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