Hanging on Every Word

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Welcome to the words flying from my keyboard, I hope you can hang around!

“The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts” said Marcus Aurelius, a Roman emperor and philosopher.

So, please swing by About or the Archive List category for a full birds-eye view of my thoughts as they take wing in a flurry of words and flutter down onto the page.

Alternatively, you can strut through my New Posts with the most recent perched at the top of the list.  For specific posts, I have a Search box.

Such flights of fancy; a more down-to-earth viewpoint is landing now … read on …

 Gretchen Bernet-Ward

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Daydreaming Faerie © Gretchen Bernet-Ward 2021

The Faerie Fair

by Florence Harrison 2014

The fairies hold a fair, they say,
Beyond the hills when skies are grey
And daylight things are laid away.

And very strange their marketing,
If we could see them on the wing
With all the fairy ware they bring…

And so they show, and sell and buy,
With song and dance and love do sigh,
Until the morning gilds the sky.

Read full poem

This fairy was seen daydreaming beside a gumtree in Sherwood Arboretum, Brisbane, either left behind after the fairy fun and frolics or just too tired to go home. GBW.


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