The weekend’s arrived. And not just any weekend but a Holiday weekend, an early day today and Monday off. Whee!!! I still have so much to accomplish before the show on the 4th. There are more watercolors to finish, prints … Continue reading
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Today in the states we celebrate Memorial Day. Last year in remembrance I shared the custom of wearing a poppy in memory of the sacrifices of war. A symbol of honoring lives lost and keeping the faith started by Moina Michael who after reading the 1918 poem Flanders Fields wrote these lines in reply.
We cherish too, the Poppy red
That grows on fields where valor led,
It seems to signal to the skies
That blood of heroes never dies
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