Category Archives: Poetry Friday

SOLSC19 8/31: Poetry Friday, International Women’s Day

It’s March and the Slice of Life Challenge. Thanks to Two Writing Teachers for providing space for writers. Welcome to Poetry Friday. There is a celebration of women happening at Reading to the Core, it’s International Women’s Day. Thanks, Catherine for hosting. See … Continue reading

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SOLSC19: 1/31: Poetry Friday

It’s March and the Slice of Life Challenge. Thanks to Two Writing Teachers for providing space for writers. Hooray! Today is March 1, 2019. It’s Friday and that means Poetry Friday. Thanks to Linda at TeacherDance for hosting us. A … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: Remembering Paul Janezcko

Thank, Robyn for hosting today at Life on the Deckle Edge. I’m glad you’re part of the Poetry Friday community. Winter can be a cruel season. Just last month, we month, we mourned the passing of Mary Oliver. This week, just about … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: Winter Issue of Frogpond

Today my other blog, Check It Out, is hosting Poetry Friday. There are already a lot of good links which will have you wandering on a poetry path. This photo was taken at Tualatin Wildlife Refuge in December 2016. This … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: Snow Trees

Poetry goodness can be found at Writing the World for Kids. Thank you, Laura. This photo was taken on my walk the other morning after there had been a dusting of snow. snow trees breathing poetry on a frosty day inhaling and … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: New Year’s Poetry Postcards

Thanks to Tabatha at The Opposite of Indifference for hosting this amazing community of poetry lovers. All this month, postcards have arrived. I found the best place to displace them this year. This is my unofficial corner of the living room. … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: For Mary Oliver

Thanks to Tricia at The Miss Rumphius Effect for hosting Poetry Friday this week. The light of the poetry world dimmed with the passing of Mary Oliver. I offer this in response to the poem, Meadowlark, I found in her book, … Continue reading

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