Jan Nickerson

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April is Poetry Month | Mill Creek Musings

Some folks start their day by watching “Good Morning America” or one of the other talk/news shows.

Swashbuckling cats | Mill Creek Musings

I never realized that I liked bad boys, but I’ve discovered that in my old age I’m attracted to a couple of swashbuckling cats.

Giving Thanks | Mill Creek Musings

This Thanksgiving season I reread the words of the song Thankful by Carole Bayer Sager and made popular by Josh Groban.

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Fifteen years ago I submitted my first Musing to the North Creek paper.

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Summer may be drawing to a close, but my butterfly bush doesn’t know it.

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The Dog Days of Summer

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It is human nature to think that the grass is greener on the other side … of the fence … of the country … of the Pond.

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For Mother’s Day my family gave me a plaque showing the Nickerson Family Tree, est. 1960.

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I’m a bridge player and, as such, my partner and I are sometimes “vulnerable.”

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This month I’ve been thinking about Personification, Glorification and Euphemisms. Now that’s a mouthful!

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