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Month: January, 2015

Catching up

Realizing that I posted some things on my facebook page that I neglected to put on my blog. These are a couple of recent favorites.AFT_9750 1AFT_0702 1AFT_0035 1AFT_0593AFT_3520 1AFT_2301 1

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A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

“There’s a tree that grows in Brooklyn. Some people call it the Tree of Heaven. No matter where it’s seed falls, it makes a tree which struggles to reach the sky. It grows in boarded up lots and out of neglected rubbish heaps. It grows up out of cellar gratings. It’s the only tree that grows out of cement. It grows lushly…survives without sun, water and seemingly without earth. It would be considered beautiful except that there are too many of it.” – Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.
Reading this beautiful book one more time.AFT_2052 1