Category Archives: things that catch my eye

A Nest

I TRIMMED AZALEAS with fervor until the moment I stepped back to assess my work and a female cardinal swooped down to an outside branch on one of the bushes, gave me a look, then disappeared inside. A minute later, … Continue reading

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A Friend’s Aspiration

An old friend several states away, a school teacher with a full classroom, posts on FB: Some day I would like to teach just a few people many and beautiful things that would help them when they one day teach … Continue reading

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The Boy Scout

At the ESL class holiday party . . . I asked the visiting Boy Scout how he had chosen his Eagle Scout project. He had been learning about refugees, he said, and the idea came to campaign for needed items … Continue reading

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