Tuesday, 1 January 2013

Here it is!

Remember, the time of year
when the future appears
like a blank sheet of paper
a clean calendar, a new chance.
On thick white snow

You vow fresh footprints
then watch them go
with the wind's hearty gust.
Fill your glass. Here's tae us. Promises
made to be broken, made to last
Jackie Kay

Happy New Year!


  1. Happy New Year
    Julie xxxxx

  2. I like the fill your glass bit!
    Happy new year to you and all in the Lane.
    Lisa x

  3. A very happy new year to you too!


  4. Happy New Year, what a lovely poem..thanks
    Hugs from Amsterdam
    Erna x

  5. happy new year to you sarah & to mr boodle too of course! han xxx

  6. I love the poem. This year I have promised myself to make things happen not wait for other people to do it for me. Happy New Year.

  7. A very Happy New Year to you!

  8. Happy New year to you and your family, I hope 2013 is all you hope for.

  9. I love that - thank you! All the best in 2013, may it be a wonderful year for you!

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  11. I love the word ostranenie. I am going to incorporate it into my discussions this week and definitely use the technique. Thanks for teaching me something new early this morning.


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