Wild

By Jo Ann Alo / September 22, 2020 /

It took some convincing, but I finally got my husband to agree. This was our first summer letting half an acre of lawn grow wild. I’m happy to say, we’ve both enjoyed watching new wildlife pop up. As you would expect, it’s mostly long grass. But undoubtedly this natural setting has brought a few colorful…

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Beauty

By Jo Ann Alo / June 22, 2009 /

Thank you Lordfor making me see,That Youare the beauty in me.No makeup or hair,or latest fashion,can satisfythis misguided passion.To have and holdthe perfect self,is not obtainedfrom upon a shelf.But by my hopein ChristI inherit,The unfailing beauty,of a gentle quiet spirit.(2004)

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