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The Gleaning


Listen, can you hear?
Can you see the tears
her heart sheds
for her children? 
From birth
the Earth
sustains,
remains
constant,
reliable,
viable,
strong.
How long?

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  1. The earth might be breathing a little easier, but I believe nature cares for us.

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    1. I know she does. We are her guests and keepers. Too many have forgotten that this is a partnership and not a vacation destination they can trash and leave for someone else to clean up. Thanks, Dan.

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    1. We need to recognize her being and accept our responsibility. This will help her to heal. Thanks Pam.

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  3. Time to go out to the garden and listen some more...

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    1. Nice, John. I’m watching a pair of mourning doves beside the little lake right now.

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