Tag Archives: Inspiration

Has Life Left You Feeling Bedraggled?

Hard rains last night were not kind to my first yellow iris of 2018.  Water and wind bent this flower to the ground, Maybe its roots are not deep enough or maybe the bloom was too heavy for the stalk. … Continue reading

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Inspiration from the Garden

‘The greatest gift of the garden is the restoration of the five senses.’ ~Hanna Rion We enjoyed a splendid June in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia until the past few days. Late June and July are hot and humid. Rains … Continue reading

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I Have A Dream

Martin Luther King Day is observed as a federal U.S. holiday on the third Monday of January each year, which is around King’s birthday, January 15. Martin Luther King was the chief spokesman for nonviolence in the Civil Rights Movement, … Continue reading

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“Listen! the wind is rising, and the air is wild with leaves.”

“Autumn burned brightly, a running flame through the mountains, a torch flung to the trees.” ~Faith Baldwin Fall is my favorite season. I’m deliriously exuberant in the spring, and as busy as a mad hen with all my many gardening endeavors, but fall … Continue reading

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