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The Other Pete

Insipid is the word that's used in Pojar and MacKinnon, the field guide to plants of the Northwest.


has saskia ever had to blow her whistle?

what a lovely portrait of an idealistic life in the big woods. love it!

another one of my favourite bits of your writing...


When I was a kid, we had salmon berries in the back yard. We had a lot of berries and an equal amount of imagination.
I made many a mud pie decorated with yellow berries.

Mary Smith

I can't help but think of "Little Red Riding Hood!" too precious!

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