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Because You Don't Know What You Have Until It's Gone

By Misty RaePublished 4 months ago 1 min read
Photo Courtesy of Carl Parker Art (www.parkerart.ca)

Backdrop to my life,

Ever present, standing strong,

My sweet mountain home.

nature poetry

About the Creator

Misty Rae

Retired legal eagle, nature love, wife, mother of boys and cats, chef, and trying to learn to play the guitar. I play with paint and words. Living my "middle years" like a teenager and loving every second of it!

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  • Julie Buchy4 months ago

    Not my home but enamored by the beautiful Canadian Rockies! Your poem resonates.

  • Gina C.4 months ago

    Wow the “backdrop to my life” line… I love that; wonderful job!

  • Meagan Dion4 months ago

    Very pretty!

  • Cathy holmes4 months ago

    gorgeous tribute. Very well done.

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