Category Archives: Summer

Poetry Friday: Summer Swap and Catching UP

It safe to say I have been on an unintentional mini-break since the beginning of June. Between a move downstairs and the state of our world, I didn’t get things written or shared. The move was a happy accident. When … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: What’s Your Poetry Fortune?

Welcome, welcome, welcome to all poetry goodness in the blogosphere! I am posting early as I will be busy later today. I’ve been participating in the summer poetry exchange organized by the talented. Tabatha. This week, I received an exchange … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Week 27

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SOL17: End of School

  Thanks to Two Writing Teachers for providing space for us each week to share our slice of life. year forty-three ends library books stand silent we celebrate now summer can begin today and time shifts to a slow pace © … Continue reading

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SOLSC 2014: Summer of 1964, Worlds Apart

It’s Tuesday and time to share a slice over at Two Writing Teachers. This past week I finished reading REVOLUTION by Deborah Wiles.  I am challenging myself to read books that might be Newbery contenders this year through Goodreads. It’s … Continue reading

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SOLSC 2014: Learning Patience

It’s Tuesday and time to share our slices at Two Writing Teachers. When I announced a blog break two weeks ago, I seriously thought it would be longer. And at the end of last week, I wondered would I ever … Continue reading

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SOLSC 2014: First Trip with Grandgirl

It’s Tuesday. Time to share slices at Two Writing Teachers. Last week my husband and I embarked on our annul Fourth of July trip to see long time family friends in Idaho. This year we took oldest grandgirl with us. … Continue reading

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SOLSC14: Thoughts During an MRI

</ Time for a little slice of life. More are shared at Two Writing Teachers. Last night, thanks to the advocacy of my doctor and her assistant, I had an MRI of my left shoulder. I have dealt with shoulder … Continue reading

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SoLSC: Summer Life

Well, here we are at the door of August. And it’s been almost two months since writing on this blog. Wow! I didn’t intend to vacation from this blog but it happened. My writing life has been busy. This makes … Continue reading

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Dog Days of Summer

It happens every August. I become torn between enjoying my summer days and realizing it’s time to think about the school year.  This coming weekend(as in tomorrow) will be the beginning of my last fling of the summer.  I head … Continue reading

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