By the Dawn’s Early Light

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What can you see? By the Dawn’s Early Light?

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You might not be able to – But I saw a racoon swimming in the water. Zoom didn’t really help. Just turned him into a fuzzy coon.

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This morning I headed into the woods on a friend’s property, instead of the beach.  We walked into a clearing, with a canopy of branches, ground soft with moss, moss clinging to every space of all different colors.  And I felt it. It was beautiful. and Still. An Awesome.  The Presence.  Have you felt it at Crystal Peaks? At your special spot? My friend told me  why – but it is her her story, not my blog’s, and I allowed the mosquitoes to have breakfast on my legs and feet while tears came to my eyes. Then, 4-5 LARGE buck deer hopped out from in front of us, over the ravine – and up the hillside.  They stayed. Silent. Trusting. It was hard to leave this spot this morning. 

I think I will find myself here again.

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This is the root structure from a huge tree that fell in a storm to form a natural bridge across the ravine. There is no picture I could take to show you how HUGE this and Awesome this is!

When you go through a storm.  And you feel broken.  What bridges are built?  What new growth comes up?  Makes one ponder.

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The sky was painted in a vivid pink line – mirrored in the calm still lake.  I couldn’t help singing – Oh Say Can You See???? By the Dawns Early Light .. .   And – thinking of our Freedom Day coming up – It always makes me feel ashamed at what I do with my freedom.  I am feeling urged to be more vocal with our personal journey – with my personal faith – and with homeschooling (which sort of wraps up the first two topics)

What freedoms are you thankful for? Wished you used more? 

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The pic of this old growth stump just doesn’t give it justice.

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What do you see with clarity – in the morning light?

About +Angie Wright

The Transparent Thoughts of an Unschooling Family of Boys - Answering the question - What DO you DO all day?
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1 Response to By the Dawn’s Early Light

  1. Diane says:

    A beautiful area you get to live and home school in. Stumbled upon your blog recently, looking forward to future posts.BlessingsDiane

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