Photo Challenge TIME

For the photo challenge TIME – Lake Michigan in Wisconsin USA.

Even though the water, sky and beach are always changing, there are moments when time seems to rest a little.

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Ellen Grace Olinger
February 5, 2016

colors in the garden

carrots, cabbage
spinach, radishes
and faded flower bouquets
food on the snow
for a rabbit

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When snow covered the garden, the rabbit found the bark on branches from the cotoneaster that were bowed to the ground.  The bushes need to be pruned anyway.

January days

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My parents were both born in January; Dad in 1915 and Mom in 1917.  I remembered them in posts at my Grief And Acceptance site.  Every day, as I read, write, and listen, I am in touch with history and literature – subjects they taught.

another year
has passed since
my mother’s passing
I sit and quietly read
a book she would like too

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I also worked more on my Poems For Bulletin Boards site recently.  My acrostic poem for BOOKS continues to be the favorite poem.

B  eautiful way to
O  pen hearts and
O  pen minds to
K  now new stories and
S  ongs

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Today is quiet and grey.  I’ve been reading poetry and there is a sense of February soon.  A small wall hanging of stars by my computer, from Bethesda Thrift Store in Sheboygan, says Love Faith Hope.

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