Tag Archives: beauty

Happy Spring!

Image by Jill Wellington from Pixabay Happy Spring to all my WordPress friends and followers!  I know that some of you have had terrible winters.  I hope that this spring brings you mild weather, sunshine and beauty!  

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#Weeklysmile – Beautiful Day

My dear friend Trent does a Weekly Smile post.  Here’s one for him (and me). Today was an almost perfect early spring day.  There was almost no wind, which is something that I am SO thankful for!  The wind blows … Continue reading

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Winter photo poetry — Minnesota Prairie Roots

Please enjoy this beautiful take on a winter’s day from one of my favorite bloggers and an amazingly talented photographer.  ❤ A WINTER LANDSCAPE IN RURAL Minnesota can, at first glance, seem visually unappealing. White upon white upon white. But … Continue reading

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What is a Writer?

I’ve seen several people’s description of a “Writer”.  Looking at Dictionary.com, it says that it is “a person engaged in writing books, articles, stories”, etc. It also says it is a “person who commits his or her thoughts to writing”. … Continue reading

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Bloom Where You’re Planted

When I moved to Texas, I think I was in mourning for Oregon for about 3 years.  It took me that long to appreciate where I am and to truly count my blessings.  I could not see the beauty around … Continue reading

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Ordinary Miracles

I mention a poem by Erica Jong in a post that I did previously called The Ruined Book.  You can see that here if you’d like:  https://pennylanethoughts.wordpress.com/2017/03/29/the-ruined-book/ I was asked why I did not include that poem in my post. … Continue reading

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My Muse

  You are the well from which I drink. Each breath with you is retched and welcoming. Your presence can cleanse or stain this heart. You are a curse, yet I must have you. I need you, though I despise … Continue reading

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