Crow’s Feet
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Crow’s Feet

My Yard is Ready for Winter

Just in time, too!

Photo by the author of the first snowfall of 2022

Every year I have a kind of closing routine with my yard. I usually do these things over the course of a few days, even a week or two sometimes, as my arthritis doesn’t allow for doing it all at once.

This year I barely had the stuff done in time.

Yesterday I cut the wildflowers down. My mom taught me that it’s best to leave about an inch or so…



“The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes.” (Frank Lloyd Wright) Non-fiction pieces, personal essays and occasional poems that explore how we feel about how we age and offer tips for getting the most out of life.

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Robin James

When I’m not writing my novel I’m writing rants and whatnot. Figured I might as well post them here.