The quaint old man in knee high boots prepared to call them… “Get behind the barn,” he said. “If they see you they won’t come.” “How many sheep?” I asked. “‘Bout 300, lambs ‘n all.” he answered. Now, he gestured toward distant field, where no movement was revealed. Obligingly, I took my place […]
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It’s always good to be back home again. Married four years in 1959, living on the lakeshorewith a toddler of three and an infant of six months,we began to look for another, safer, and perhaps more friendly place to live. Safer? That was my way of thinking. I’ve never learned to swim. And we were […]
I began to think of the way we are linked together
through His creation. The markings of the geese are specific,
always the same for a particular breed.
I wouldn’t even be telling you this
if it wasn’t that I had recently seen posts on Facebook
who had observed the same event
that I experienced…….
When lilac bushes appear in a vacant field,
we know an old Michigan farm
once stood nearby.
Returning to this quiet place,
from the porch swing
I relive those treasured days
of years gone by.