I'm a free spirited aging hippie
who loves talking to flowers, chasing rainbows
and photographing all the beauty that surrounds us
Thanks for taking a peek into my little world

Monday, September 26

Seasons of Change

the seasons
of our lives

Sunday, September 25

Autumn Leaves

Gliding through
shadow and light
in the soft
morning breeze

Saturday, September 24

Playing with the Peonies

I spied a tiny garden faerie
her magic wand twinkling bright
Zipping by each flower
changing their colors
to her giggly delight

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Friday, September 23

Whispering By

On a breath of wind
it sailed
a feather as soft as
an angel's wing

Thursday, September 22

Sun Sparkles

I spied this little
soon to be honeysuckle
outside my door
The afternoon light
playing on its

Wednesday, September 21

Dressed for Fall

The wildflowers of summer
have donned
their fall apparel

Tuesday, September 20

Among the Tall Timbers

Their majesty
power and strength
forever humbles me

Monday, September 19

Still with Blooms

I heard it whisper
I still have roses
in bloom
come admire my beauty
come smell my sweet

Sunday, September 18

Feather Fantasy

Feathers fallen from the sky
little treasures
left behind
I tuck them in my pockets
to forever be adorned
at our little home

Saturday, September 17

Sunny Side Up

The happiest flowers
in the whole wide world

Fallen Leaves

Things got goofy 
when I posted
my sunflower moved
to a new post.

Friday, September 16

Summer's Swan Song

Lingering lovelies
adorning our fields
and meadows

Thursday, September 15

Sweet Sweetpeas

I love discovering sweetpeas
growing in the meadow

Wednesday, September 14

To Hope

To see what cannot be seen
to define what cannot be defined
to wish to dream
to hope to be

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Tuesday, September 13

The Daisy

Like life itself
simple yet complex

Monday, September 12

In a Shady Corner

What better to do
on a Sunday afternoon
than hug a tree
or two

Sunday, September 11

9/11 Forever in Our Hearts

For the brave who rushed in to help
for the many souls lost
we must
Never Forget

Saturday, September 10

Love is Blue

A sprinkle of blue
and a garden
explodes with charm

Friday, September 9

Shades of Fall

Though the warmth of summer
Fall colors are beginning
to bloom

Thursday, September 8

Wednesday, September 7


it's the simple things in life
that keep the more complex
in  perspective

Tuesday, September 6

The Last Rose of Summer

And so it goes
from summer roses
to autumn glow

Monday, September 5

A Bit of Bling

A dash of
frivolous fun
with a touch of
magical wonder
and a pinch of
just because
makes my soul smile

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Sunday, September 4

Hiding in the Underbrush

An old birdbath
near an abandoned homestead
sits quiet now
where a different sort of nature
now resides

Saturday, September 3

Friday, September 2

Dancing Waters

This tiny little spillover
made the sweetest tiny little sound

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Thursday, September 1

The Waning Summer Days

The honeysuckle
delighted our senses
all summer long
and happily
a few still bloom

Wednesday, August 31

Reflecting on a Forgotten Past

Of long ago
when factories were
proud to be

Tuesday, August 30

Gracefully Cascading

The Hosta
beautiful simplicity

Monday, August 29

To Fly

I can fly
if I try
if I close my eyes
to see the sky

Sunday, August 28

In the Shadow of Dusk

Last of the light
of a beautiful day

Saturday, August 27

Friday, August 26

Slipping Away

The foxglove's
last few bloom
will be here soon

Thursday, August 25

Clouds in the Crater

Mt St Helens
captured a few clouds
passing by her crater

Wednesday, August 24

Softly Speaking

a little softness
we all could use

Tuesday, August 23


Last years fallen
are still to be found

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Monday, August 22

Sunday, August 21

Softly Swaying

As grasses turn to seed
and shadows lengthen
summer wanes

Saturday, August 20

Of Yesterday

Once upon a time
they served a pasture well
now forgotten
they rust away
into the past

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Friday, August 19

Petals of Sunshine

Bold and bright
with a dash of red

Thursday, August 18

In the Shade So Faintly

Softly swaying
in the warm
summer breeze

Wednesday, August 17

My Happy Place

is anywhere
birds sing at first light
and flowers bloom for pure delight
where rivers course with endless flow
and days give way to evening glow

Tuesday, August 16

The Leaf

the simpler things
in life

Monday, August 15

Fading Beauty

Even as they slowly fade
there is beauty

Sunday, August 14

Sun Seeker

Twisting twirling curling
outward and upward
seeking the sun

Saturday, August 13

Mid Summer Dreams

Bright and light
on these
lazy summer days
too hot to do
yet not to dream

Friday, August 12

Hot August Nights

Filled with
passionately purple

Thursday, August 11

Beautifying Our Little Town

Our tiny town
is being beautified
thanks to our wonderful volunteers
The old jail built in 1907
is surrounded by a fabulous garden
where these lovelies are blooming