Category Archives: Holidays

wish list . . .

another year . . . my wish list no longer than a haiku As someone who was seriously bitten by the haiku bug three years ago, I find it fairly easy to provide anyone who’d like to give me a gift with a … Continue reading

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Season’s & solstice greetings . . .

Haigaonline, vol. 12, no. 2, December 2011 I ran across this cowboy on a tour of the Kansas Flint Hills several years ago and asked him if he’d pose for a photograph outside the Cassoday Cafe where we were eating … Continue reading

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Going green . . .

St. Patrick’s Day— why must the beer be green?                World Kigo Database/St. Patrick’s Day It’s that time again.  When everyone, regardless of race or creed, gets their Irish on . . . and the rivers and the beer flow green.  … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays! . . .

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Trimming the tree . . .

Birds, birds and more birds.  That’s what’s on my mind this holiday season. winter ornaments— goldfinches and buntings glisten at the feeder . . .  treetopper: the red-tailed hawk, a lone winged angel trimming the tree . . . so … Continue reading

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In and out of the spirit . . .

I’m trying to get into the holiday spirit.  It’s hard.  I woke up with pink eye–or something–this morning; it’s colored my vision.  So please forgive, in advance, my irreverent take.  Or not. from Santa’s hat a desiccated moth the smell of camphor … Continue reading

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