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Beneath the Cottonwoods

Beneath the cottonwoods The old spring sat Hidden unless you knew   Here in these Great Plains The old travelers knew The trees meant water   And this morning As the sun broke over the horizon And we broke camp … Continue reading

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Great project to support, “Because of Them, We Can”

Ok, I freely admit this feels a bit odd.  I really don’t ask others for support very often for myself, let alone others.  At any rate, I’ve been occasionally following Eunique Jones Gibson and her ongoing “Because of Them, We … Continue reading

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