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My Dream of Going Home

After two long years, I’m ready to leave here.

Photo by Markus Spiske on Unsplash

Spring is here, and my heart is longing for a garden.

I wrote this little lament in my journal:

I have no garden space, no dirt to feed my soul.

I sit at a desk all day, writing ’til my fingers ache and my…



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Crystal Garrett

Crystal Garrett


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