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Tiny shell

all creatures great and small…. The Lord God made them all.

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Beachcombing find

found on beach tangled in a plastic bag.  after a few pics my husband put it back in the water for me.  

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In the bleak Midwinter

In the bleak mid-winter Frosty wind made moan, Earth stood hard as iron, Water like a stone; Snow had fallen, snow on snow, Snow on snow, In the bleak mid-winter Long ago. Our God, Heaven, cannot hold him Nor Earth sustain; Heaven and Earth shall flee away When he comes to reign: In the bleak […]

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PNEU Science

Thirty First Annual Conference the notes of a discussion led by A. T. L. Hickson, M.S. (Joint-Principal, Oldfeld School, Swanage) entitled “Science: Nature Study” was also handed out. (Arthur Hickson is the son of the redoubtable Lizzie Hickson, I wrote about her history here). He gave a break-down of the science for each form as […]

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How Can I Keep From Singing

My life goes on in endless song Above earth’s lamentations, I hear the real, though far-off hymn That hails a new creation. Through all the tumult and the strife I hear it’s music ringing, It sounds an echo in my soul. How can I keep from singing? While though the tempest loudly roars, I hear […]

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