glitterglue hearts

the red shock of cardinals
in the bare-branched trees
as seen from lisa’s desk
where i paint and glitterglue hearts
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from the water world:

Members of the Dolphin winter swimming club swim in the icy waters of the Yenisei River during their weekly bathing session, with air temperature at about minus 28 degrees Celsius (18.4 degrees Fahrenheit) in the Siberian town of Divnogorsk, Russia.
Credit: Ilya Naymushin/Reuters, the telegraph