Tag Archives: Autumn

Re-imagine What’s Possible

For as long as I can remember, every autumn in our backyard the dogwood tree colors itself burgundy. With a red so deep mottled with a darker green and set with bright dogberries, the branches seem better suited for Christmas … Continue reading

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Early Autumn

Early autumn in the garden Hot, but no longer oppressive Summer plants Still alive, but haggard Green, but no longer glorious Autumn plants Gaining their vestments But not yet crowned Transforming, and not yet radiant The breeze stirs the leaves, … Continue reading

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Advice from a Solo Hike

Last Saturday I succeeded in accomplishing one of my 2018 goals: Do at least two out of town hikes, with one of those being at least eight miles long. It ended up being a solo hike and I thought I’d … Continue reading

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Ode to Autumn

We spent last weekend at my parents’ home in the Ozark hills. It was a glorious time for celebrating with family but also for the amazing display of color in the forest’s canopy. I know that words and photos will … Continue reading

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