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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October 19: #PURPLETHURSDAY

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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Wordless Wednesday: Week 42

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SOL17: Me, Too

Thanks to Two Reading Teachers for providing space to share our slices. If you haven’t been on social media in the last couple of days, you may have missed this: Me too. If all the people who have been sexually … Continue reading

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Sunday Solace: Week 41

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