Monthly Archives: October 2017

SOL17: The Dare

Thanks to Two Writing Teachers for providing a community for us to share our slice of life each week. Today’s Little Ditty’s featured author challenged us to write a poem about a person, place, or thing which scared or spooked you … Continue reading

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Sunday Solace: Week 43

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Poetry Friday: Autumn’s Song

Join the Poetry Friday crowd at Brenda at Friendly Fairy Tales. Thanks, Brenda.  

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SOL17: Grandgirls and Reading

Thanks to Two Writing Teachers for providing a community for us to share our weekly slices. The grandgirls are growing up. One will be a teen next month, one is a preteen, and the youngest has just turned nine.  They’re … Continue reading

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Sunday Solace: Week 42

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Poetry Friday: #whyIwrite

  Poetry Friday is hosted byLeigh Ann at A Day in the Life. Today is NCTE’s National Day on Writing. This hashtag is being used: #whyIwrite. #why? I write to dance with the words twirling on paper capturing unspoken moments as … Continue reading

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Love Shouldn’t Hurt… I’m a survivor.  I wrote this in 2016 but haven’t publicly shared.  My former husband died earlier this year.  I still feel the pain after almost three decades.  Less now but my body has memories. This Cycle … Continue reading

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