Category Archives: Family Life

National Poetry Month 24/30: Poetry Friday and Spaghetti

This National Poetry Month(NPM), I am writing and sharing original poems about food, family and feasts. Sundays will be a day to reshare a poem from the past. A list of links to previous poems is HERE. My husband, Chuck, loves … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month 18/30: Grandmother’s Aprons

This National Poetry Month(NPM), I am writing and sharing original poems about food, family and feasts. Sundays will be a day to reshare a poem from the past. A list of links to previous poems is HERE. One of my favorite … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month: 4/30 How to Survive Fridays During Lent

Welcome to National Poetry Month (#npr2020). This month, I am sharing original poems about food and family. In these times of sheltering, food is comfort. A list of links to previous poems is HERE. Today’s poem is reflecting on a … Continue reading

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NaWriPoMo19: Playing with Poetry 7/30: Simi Valley

I’ve been playing with the prompts from Two Sylvias Press this weekend. On think I’ve discovered is my love of researching before I sit down to write. This prompt asked for specifics on a place you’ve live. From 1963 until … Continue reading

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SOLSC19: 24/31: Remembering Dad

It’s March and the Slice of Life Challenge. Thanks to Two Writing Teachers for providing space for writers. This was taken about 1957. Dad was thirty-four years old. Today it would have been his 96th birthday. It’s hard to imagine. … Continue reading

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SOLSC18/31: Michelle Obama!!

It’s March and the Slice of Life Challenge. Thanks to Two Writing Teachers for providing space for writers. In twenty-four hours, I will be at the Moda Center (Portland)getting ready to listen to Michelle Obama. I am so stoked! Hubs … Continue reading

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SOLSC19: 17/31: Candied Yams

It’s March and the Slice of Life Challenge. Thanks to Two Writing Teachers for providing space for writers. Tomorrow’s prompt for the Poetry Challenge this month is canned soup or any kind of canned food. My mom always made candied … Continue reading

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