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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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Sunset

Sunset is coming soon. Calling birds fly home to nest. The brilliant clouds will fade soon— a somber night begins again. Quiet fills the air around me. The world is growing cold. Night lasts long in this season. A new … Continue reading

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During a Journey

During a journey through the mountains I saw peaks that were robed in snow. The lake below the glacier was cold. I looked across its mirrored surface. I saw a powerful eagle hunting for fish. I watched it fly low … Continue reading

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Television

The television’s sound was piercing the air. Its strange distortion caught my ear. I get angry when I feel that tug. As I walk to the distraction’s source, I see that it has changed its tack. The ugly advertisement has … Continue reading

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Things I’m grateful for

• A flying eagle. • The smell of a rose. • A laughing child. • Colorful gardens. • A tree in the breeze. • A beach with my family. • Lofty goals. W. Wayne B. © 2012 W. Wayne B. Photo credit: … Continue reading

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