For created light we thank Thee, While Thine ordered seasons run.

For created light we thank Thee, While Thine ordered seasons run.

For created light we thank Thee, While Thine ordered seasons run.

For created light we thank Thee, While Thine ordered seasons run.

For created light we thank Thee, While Thine ordered seasons run.

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Welcome to Vanaprastha, our home and a place to reflect on the seasons of life.

I’m a veteran teacher, flutist, and writer. More about me here.

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