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Ours As A Blessing 

DAY 16 of National Poetry Month  A haiku about a boy who has my heart.  Advertisements

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14th Picture

My writing group prompt for this day was to take the 14th picture on my phone and write about it. In the middle of the night I counted my pictures and these words found me. Who knew the assignment would … Continue reading

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There’s No Velvet Rope

“You can sit there and be where joy goes to die or you can come get some.”  Aubrey to Carter on the TV show “American Crime”. On the TV show “American Crime”, the character Aubrey pawns her body and her … Continue reading

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On Loving Homes

“I love my family, I love myself, and I love this house.”  My 4-year-old granddaughter recently spoke these words in response to her Papa and I kissing and proclaiming our love for each other and her.  Beyond what she “hears … Continue reading

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8:30 am, already 79 degrees out, sun-screened up and juice box ready, flip-flops floppin, as my son used to say, we’re trekking to the pool.  As our adventure unfolds, our first  encounter is with a centipede, whose presence causes us to … Continue reading

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