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No Flower Is Safe From Little Boy Love

Photo by eberhard grossgasteiger on Unsplash Ruined daffodils Proudly thrust into her hands, Muddy son shrieks joy: Flowers for Mommy! Just like Daddy gives to her, Flowers make her smile. It took filthy, sweaty, miserable hours to plant the bulbs. She did her best not to resent his being gone for the day while she was… Continue reading No Flower Is Safe From Little Boy Love

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All You Had to Do Was Ask — I Would Have Said Yes and Great Good Would Have Come of It…

Photo by pepe nero on Unsplash She seems to be the kind of person I enjoy meeting, talking with late into the night, and getting to know well. From what I can gather, she is energetic, smart, passionate about her work, positive, and fun. I presume this through a quick scan of her excellent website — and from… Continue reading All You Had to Do Was Ask — I Would Have Said Yes and Great Good Would Have Come of It…

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Not All Who Are Lost…Wander

Photo by rawpixel.com on Unsplash Being lost is a state of mind. Losing yourself in your work, your relationship, your passionate undertaking can be a joyous, map-free plummet into joy. There is also the alternative of losing yourself in your work, your relationship, your passionate whatever where you plummet into formless, timeless vague. You are lost,… Continue reading Not All Who Are Lost…Wander