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Botanical gardens, Joy, flowers

Botanical Garden: Santa Fe Style VI

by David Wade Chambers

Santa fe — Last evening I attended a lovely garden party to celebrate the first anniversary of Santa Fe’s official Botanical Garden. It’s a modest launch to a very worthwhile enterprise, both the botanical plantings and the Art Trail of sculptures. Admittedly the celebration had more than its share of the one percenters; it was, after all, a fund-raiser to help get the garden established. The atmosphere wa...

couplet, sunset, Joy

Colored Light

by David Wade Chambers

Santa fe — There is a certain joy in colored light, It comes both in the morning and at night.

Memory, Joy, Life History

Choose the Moment

by Stephanie Sommers

Douglas — Very rarely do I lament the alternate realities I might have lived had one moment or another gone differently than it did in my current reality, and rarely do I dwell on the few things I didn’t do whe...

Christmas, Family, Joy

Christmas comes come hell or high water. That's the reason it's my favourite time of year.

by Mariah Hillis

Saskatoon — I’ve always loved Christmas. I love the Christmas trees, the decorations, the look, and the distinct smell of a Christmas tree. I love the songs and the lights that seem to warm up even the coldest of...

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