Tag Archives: Spring

O, to be in England . . .

“O, to be in England                                                                                                                          Now that April’s there” The words of Robert Browning jumped out at me the other day from the pages of a book I was reading.  I was looking for some poetry that would be uplifting, inspiring, … Continue reading

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Spring Sprang, or Did It?

Yesterday, Spring arrived.  At least, according to the calendar it did.  I’m finding it hard to believe.  It’s not much different from the day before yesterday.  It’s still cold with some nasty wind chills and there are mountains of plowed up snow everywhere … Continue reading

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Where were you on the first Earth Day?  Were you here on the first Earth Day? Forty-three years ago the first Earth Day was celebrated.  It was a crisp, clean spring morning in Southern California.  I was a freshman struggling … Continue reading

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It’s Official!!

St. Paddy’s Day has come and gone, and as of yesterday it is Officially Spring! Unofficially, well…….. While 18 degrees at 2:00 in the afternoon is not exactly my idea of spring, it was at least sunny, which for some … Continue reading

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