Tag Archives: July 4th

Gift #1096: Liberty Tree

I’m sitting quietly in my living room, listening to the booming and popping of firecrackers going off all around.  The lightning bugs are putting on their own show in the backyard forest and I must say they are more beautiful … Continue reading

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Gift #855: Happy 4th!

Today I saw something I thought I would never see in Denver again… Fireworks!! I didn’t think I’d see them partly because I usually come in June, not over the 4th of July, and the other reason is for many … Continue reading

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GIft #61: America the Beautiful

 My favorite American song is “America the Beautiful” by Katharine Lee Bates, published in 1895.  She penned the words atop Pikes Peak in Colorado, where it is not difficult to be inspired by America’s great endowment of natural beauty.  I’ve … Continue reading

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