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Wednesday, December 7, 2016

18 days til Christmas--welcoming warmth

Door to warmth, 5 by 7 watercolor card
18 days til Christmas.
Cold front, north wind.
A world of worry
Frozen emotions
A welcoming door
Warmth interior.
Why we need
Christmas

1 comment:

  1. Something about adobe and snow really goes together. Throw in a blue wooden door and a ristra and it is perfect.

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