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Lost

[From the Archive] A friend was lost today. I just saw her and she smiled at me. I remember how she had touched my life. I was shocked to find that she was gone. Now I will never see her … Continue reading

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Snow Has Fallen

Snow has fallen thickly in the yard. My children are building a snowman. Birds battle over an ear of corn. Today marks the end of a hard storm. The snow and ice are a heavy burden around me. Their weight … Continue reading

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Not a Simple Creature

Talking to a neighbor’s child, I think of the future standing there. As the years go on, he will conquer it all. He will change the world in amazing ways. Children are not simple creatures. Their potential is great. Their … Continue reading

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An Eagle in the Woods

I walked the woods alone. The night began around me. Across the field was a light. Children ran to chase a rabbit. It scampered across the grass. An eagle swooped down to take it. The dropping bird fell like a … Continue reading

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