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SOLSC 15: Day 27: Only Four Days Until…

More slices at Two Writing Teachers. You are cordially invited to write poems with me for the month of April.  This is my first time hosting a month long poetry challenge for others to join in. I am nervous and … Continue reading

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SOLSC 15 Day 26: Getting Excited for National Poetry Month

   More slices can be found at Two Writing Teachers. Well, I left school at 4:30 this afternoon feeling accomplished. For the last two months, grades three through five have been hard at work with writing poems. My task has been … Continue reading

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SOLSC 15 SOLSC Day 18: Preparing for National Poetry Month

More slices can be found at Two Writing Teachers. National Poetry Month is thirteen days away. In addition to sending out postcards, I am providing poetry prompts with double L’s in the word (because my name has two ll’s). The … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Day 30: Poetry Blooms

Aw, the last day of April. A bittersweet good-bye to National Poetry Month. Poetry Blooms It’s been a month of poetry. Writing everyday as a tulip blooms on days of sun and days of rain. Writing room windows streaked with … Continue reading

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SOL14: NaPoWriMo Day 15: Tax Day

    Thanks to Two Writing Teachers for having a place to share our weekly slices. tax day always throws a curve paralyzes me I file for an extension I hate this day. (remember I am not fond of math). … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo14: Allergies

Cinquains, did you know this about them? Cinquains invented by Adelaide Crapsey in the early 1900s, are just five lines long. The first line has two syllables, the second four, the third six, the fourth eight, and the last drops back to … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo 2014: Days 11-13

Ugh.  I am not sure how this happened but I lost steam and didn’t post.  I have three poems written but not posted. The first is a lune: morning fog layer shields the sun I turn over-sleep barking dog enters … Continue reading

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