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Tillers of the Soil

They come They come  Dancing through the meadow  Covered with seeds of possibilities, Spanish Needles, beggars ticks, Carolina Geraniums, And all the splurges, Purslane delicacies drape across silky fur, Goose grass also called cleavers And Chickweed And then they dig … Continue reading

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Tiny trumpets

The butterfly was tiny! A splash of yellow bright Dancing in the morning light Among a field of tinier purple trumpets Can’t you hear the music!

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Elders

The elderberry bushes bare fruit even as they continue to flower. Inside we learn to eat the weeds While outside a family of ducks shows us how. The summer sun warms us as we pluck berries. The earth is designed … Continue reading

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Flowers or Weeds

The littlest dog stops to smell….

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Golden

The goldenrod waved in the breeze. Filled with possibilities and bees.

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Stings

The Spanish Needles  (Bidens Alba) are covered with white blossoms, and dark needles, and  honeybees! Together, they make honey. Separately they both sting. one in fear, the other to grow. Bidden or unbidden – we bloom where we are planted. and if we … Continue reading

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