stop and smell the lilacs

A pleasant odor drifting into my nose in Midtown Manhattan is a shock to the system. All the more reason to appreciate it. And all the more reason to wonder...…

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jump, kid

"Jump high and hard with intention and heart." – Cheryl Strayed I’m guessing Cheryl doesn’t mean to literally jump, though my 8 year-old friend here does a terrific job of…

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curling a home

On first glance, this looks like a photo of some really interesting red flowers. That it is. But there’s more to it than that. Do you see the curled leaf…

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a bird friend

An injured sparrow hid under a parked car near the post office. Another woman and I became hell bent on rescuing it. We figured we could deliver the bird to…

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