Today I Love The Cool, Still Dampness

Today I love the cool still dampness of this morning after the night of quiet storm. I love that it seemed to rain all night long, that I drifted in and out of sleep while the rain fell casually through the breathless night hours.

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Today I Love That Tiny Tempest On The Bay

Today I love that tiny tempest on the bay, the rollers rolling in and the wind blustering like a slighted, self appointed community patriarch, and the spray coming over my kayak’s bows as I head into the waves and wind for my morning paddle.

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Today I Love Dappled Window Shades

Today I love dappled window shades, splattered with quiet morning sunlight filtered though the cedars and gently brushing on the bedroom window making not enough noise to hear but enough to apparently wake me gently from a good night’s sleep.

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Today I Love Keeping Busy

Today I love keeping busy on the weekend with all the things to do and all the things that come up. I love that no matter what happens in my world I am able to get things ordered and figure out how to make my way through my day.

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Today I Love Bind Weed

Today I love bindweed and its twinkling pinkish white flowers scattered all over the lawn. I love that my love for bindweed is tempered with an annoyance for the stuff when it shows up in my gardens and in the topsoil we bought from the local nursery.

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Today I Love Tenacious People

Today I love tenacious people who keep going, keep working toward what they want, even when they are no longer sure they want the same thing, because they know they won’t find out if they were right until they succeed.

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Today I Love 57th Family Reunions

Today I love 57th family reunions, because, how often does that ever happen, right? I love that when I am at my family reunion I often see people who are long gone out of the corner of my eye and when I turn to see them I see that it is the next generation only,

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