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Over 70 years of a wonderful life

Over 70 years of a wonderful life

Joe Leonard 2009 Today after 70 years of a wonderful life, I have never been happier. If I had a diamond as beautiful as this drop of dew – I would mount it in a ring and give it to you. Or perhaps a bauble that would dangle from your lovely ear. Once I watched a rain drop fall from the sky. It landed on a leaf that I stood by. It lay there until another rain drop joined it…

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A Look At The Earth In A Spiritual Light

A Look At The Earth In A Spiritual Light

Joe Leonard A LOOK AT THE EARTH IN A SPIRITUAL LIGHT A speech written and delivered by Joe Leonard at a fund raiser for The Idaho Conservation League in 1982. He believes the ideas in this speech are still relevant and have more urgent consideration in this year of 2009. Joe Leonard’s Art, Photos, Prints and More at Leonard Galleries. Ladies and Gentleman: Thank you for being here and thank you for your support of the Idaho Conservation League. The…

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AN ODE TO THE SAWTOOTH MOUNTAINS

AN ODE TO THE SAWTOOTH MOUNTAINS

Joe Leonard with help from Robert Service I was born the other side of the Sawtooth Mountains above Arrowrock dam, Raised by my grandma, a woman in touch with the land. She was strong as they come, an old mountain woman all alone at the time. A courageous old gal, a mighty fine pal, and a damn good friend of mine. In one old rough hand she held me, in the other she held a stick, To club those old…

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