Tag Archives: Family

NaWriPoMo19: Playing with Poetry 6/30, I Always Carry

Keep up with The Progressive Poem. April1 Matt @Radio,Rhythm and Rhyme2 Kat @KathrynApel3 Kimberly @KimberlyHutmacherWrites4 Jone @DeoWriter5 Linda @TeacherDance6 Tara @Going to Walden7 Ruth @thereisnosuchthingasagodforsakentown8 Mary Lee @A Year of Reading9 Rebecca @Rebecca Herzog10 Janet F. @Live Your Poem11 Dani @Doing the Work that Matters12 Margaret @Reflections on the Teche13 Doraine @Dori Reads14 Christie … 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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SOLSC19 13/19: Statins and Genetics

It’s March and the Slice of Life Challenge. Thanks to Two Writing Teachers for providing space for writers. I went to the doctor today about my recent blood draw and my frustration regarding my BMI (Body Mass Index). Maybe it was the … 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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SOL17: Grandgirls and Reading

Thanks to Two Writing Teachers for providing a community for us to share our weekly slices. The grandgirls are growing up. One will be a teen next month, one is a preteen, and the youngest has just turned nine.  They’re … Continue reading

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#haikuforhealing / 10

sesame cookies old family recipe ancestors live on ©jone rush macculloch Backstory: My mother in law made these cookies and I learned from her. I think of her each December when I make them

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SOL16: Summer in Seaside, OR

It’s Tuesday and time to share our life slices courtesy of Two Writing Teachers. Each summer for for the last ten summers, we spend at least four days in Seaside, OR.  We’ve rented the same perfect house each year.  Our … Continue reading

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