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Red Breast

First robin brings luck. Shadows lengthen in the dirt, Tree branches spread wide.

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Spring 2014

Spring has come to the Retreat, with all of it’s glorious wind and night/day temperature changes. Fortunately, none of this stops the caretakers from trimming trees, placing plants back outside and cleaning the outside like busy bees. The spider plants

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Japanese Garden-Hermann Park, Houston Texas

I rarely do a second report on any of the locations presented here at the Retreat.  This is a special occasion.  While Hermann Park in Houston Texas was highlighted months ago because a Retreat member was moving to Houston, I

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One Voice

Grass grows among cracks, Wind blowing moves leaves and chaff. Once a green sea gone. Rolling thunderheads of black- One voice against future tide.

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Apple of the Orient

Persimmon sits ripe Juice barely dry upon lips. Refreshing wind blows.

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Falling Water

Falling Water, one of Frank Lloyd Wright’s three great projects, was designed and built in the southwestern Pennsylvania Mountains between 1936 and 1939.  Utilizing aspects of Japanese architecture, Falling Water was designed to combine the living area of the residents

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Northern Entrance

Sometimes leaving home for the first time can be difficult.  This week’s retreat is the mountains of southern Montana and the northern gateway to Yellowstone National Park.  A long-term visitor to the Retreat will be spending the summer there away

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Roots of Wisom

Roots flow like water Diving deep and spreading wide Wisdom etched in time

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Spring

Green rockets explode Wind howling as dragons roar Tents upon the lawn

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Elan Mudrow

The Ridges of Intertextuallity

sheila sea

like thalassic velvet

Social Health

Insights on the Power of Social Bonds

agirlforaboi

A place to appreciate a femme's love for bois...

Musings of PuppyDoc

Poetry & Medicine

Yas Niger

Witty Written Works

Daily (w)rite

A DAILY RITUAL OF WRITING

Healthy, healed and whole

The writings of Andrea Tyrrell

A Thousand Haiku

...one haiku at a time.

DoubleU = W

WITHIN ARE PIECES OF ME

50 Shades of me

DARK BLUE

Reject Reality

The world as I see it, according to myself.

longexposuremagazine.wordpress.com/

Poetry | Fiction | Visual Art

kelzbelzphotography

My journey - The good, bad and the ugly

Storyshucker

A blog full of humorous and poignant observations.

Dixi

Alis volat propriis

Melinda Foshat

Poetry, Prose, Photography

RED GLADIOLA

Fiction & Poetry Journal of T. Wong

California Bonsai Art

............ Live from the Bonsai Bunker

Shawn L. Bird

Original poetry, commentary, and fiction. All copyrights reserved.

The Whole Circle Project

A Commentary on Social Sustainability

Dream, Play, Write!

Today, make a commitment to your writing.

Michael Hagedorn

Crataegus Bonsai

Indiana Bonsai

Learning Bonsai in the Hoosier state

smilecalm

Life through mindful media

ALONG AN OLD FENCEROW

haiku and other experiments in verse

O at the Edges

Musings on poetry, language, perception, numbers, food, and anything else that slips through the cracks.

myrainbowtravel

The blog of a french storyteller, a polish photography lover and a world adventurer, Christina Czubak.

The Art of Bonsai

New England Bonsai Gardens

Street of Dreams

A literary blog of poet, playwright and essayist Rachael Stanford

Some call it red

My words are ornamental.

Bonsai advice

Bonsai WordPress.com site

Capital Bonsai

The personal bonsai blog of Aarin Packard, Assistant Curator of the National Bonsai & Penjing Museum

Logical Quotes

Logical and Inspirational quotes

Yuki Teikei Haiku Society

celebrating Japanese traditions in English-language haiku

Petals Unfolding

~From My Heart to Your Heart~

Pamela Sukhum Weblog

For complete works, go to www.InfiniteVisionArt.com

The School of Contemporary Mysticism

One Self traveling many pathways. One Being expressing many lives.

Writing and Works

Poetry & Prose by Carol J Forrester

Ian Stewart Black

Modern master of classical poetry

The Charge of The Light Brigade

The mystery of life is not a problem to be solved but a reality to be experienced

Tŷ Celf

Celebrating Creativity in Cardiff

Line Of The Week

Miscellaneous Utterings From Best Friends