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Suddenly Spring

Cut off shorts already in American Eagle. Bikinis in Aeropostale. Sandals in Charlotte Russe–all efforts to catapult us into spring well before it appears, to get us thinking about spring break and breaches and sun that burns hot enough to … Continue reading

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Oh!

Every time  I pass them, my breath catches and I stifle the urge to audibly say, “Oh!” They are so lovely. Dozens of tulips bunched in green-leafed patches, their colors shouting into the sky: brash red; wild, happy orange; fervent … Continue reading

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Spring!

Walking through the woods this time of year allows me to travel over areas that in a few weeks’ time will be impassable, choked with brambles and undergrowth that would claw at my ankles and make even high stepping impossible. … Continue reading

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The First of March

For weeks we had looked to the first of March as a transition point, the day that would move us from the month of most syllables and letters to a month of a single sound in our mouths, a month … Continue reading

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