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“Morning Bird” (© Mark Ali)

How to Welcome (and Watch) the Arrival of a New Day

Sit back, relax, and welcome the sun.

A new day slowly reveals itself. It doesn’t just appear, like turning on a light switch.

You probably knew that. But how many times have you watched the arrival of a new day?

I confess that I haven’t watched as many as I would like. But when I get that chance, I…




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Mark Ali

Mark Ali

I’m a writer, a photographer, a music lover, and a professional ice sculptor. I’m kidding about that last thing. (View my portfolio at:

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