Category Archives: Family Life

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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SOLSC19 7/31: For the Love of Beets

It’s March and the Slice of Life Challenge. Thanks to Two Writing Teachers for providing space for writers. For the 7th Annual Poetry Project tomorrow, I’m sharing my love of beets. I wrote the poem today and thought, perfect, I … Continue reading

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SOLSC19 6/31: From the Encyclopedia of Me

It’s March and the Slice of Life Challenge. Thanks to Two Writing Teachers for providing space for writers. On the third day of our challenge, I discovered Beverley A. Baird’s blog. She’s using ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ME; MY LIFE FROM A … Continue reading

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SOL17: Saints in My Life

Thank you to Two Writing Teachers for providing space as a place for reflection each week. The Saints Among Us Our minister poses questions for the congregation to answer and share in church. Last spring it was “Why Church?” This … Continue reading

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