Category Archives: Poetry

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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Poetry Friday: A Poem from Tricia Stohr-Hunt

Thank you, Katie, at The Logonauts   for hosting Poetry Friday today. I’ve been traveling and came home to this magical poem from Tricia.  Can you identify all the book references?  Receiving poems during the summer is one of the best things about … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: Today

Thanks to  Jama at Jama’s Alphabet Soup who’s hosting Poetry Friday. You might think that after a month researching and preparing poems for Christy Peterson‘s photos, I might be glad for the breather. Turns out, I’m not as I wrote on … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo 04/24/2017: Cross Orbweaver

This month, I am collaborating with nonfiction author and photographer, Christy Peterson.  You are invited to write and submit a poem based on the photo in the comments. It’s arachnid week!  One of my favorite creatures in life. And I … Continue reading

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SOLSC17: 29/31, Student Poetry Postcards

Thank you to Two Writing Teachers for holding space for us to sharing our writing every Tuesday.

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SOLSC17: 10/31, Poetry Friday: Winter, Please Depart

Thank you to Two Writing Teachers for holding space for us to sharing our writing every day in March.   Thank you to Michelle at Today’s Little Ditty for hosting Poetry Friday. I am working out an ode but it’s not ready.  I … Continue reading

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SOLSC17: 4/31, Writing a Proposal

Thank you to Two Writing Teachers for holding space for us to sharing our writing every Tuesday. Our district offers a professional development conference in August.  At the end of last week, I was asked if I had considered submitting … Continue reading

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