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Trash to Treasure

Oil Slick image

Trash to me

Treasure to her

Just made neighbor’s day

And mine so much better by



Spring cleaning reveals un-wanted items in my closet that become just the thing my neighbor needs.


A born and raised Midwesterner who traveled to Oregon in 2006 via the Oregon Trail route, fell in love with Oregon and now call it home. I am retired and pursuing my life long dream of becoming a Freelance Inspirational Writer.

2 thoughts on “Trash to Treasure

  1. It’s amazing how what we might consider garbage someone else will see it as a treasure. What someone else throws away as worthless we might just have a good use for it. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. I can pick up what others might consider just another old stone, but I see something it it, either sparkles, the shape of something, or the base of something I can see painted on it. Value? In dollars and cents, zero. But to me, valuable in other ways.

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