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April Is

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The Lucky Seats

Sparkling eyes ear to ear smile dressed in the  loudest colors of joy with spring flowers in her hair. “Are these 2 seats taken?” “No sweetie! Come sit down!” Right here! My name is Kay and  I see the Virgin … Continue reading

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Those Days

  

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Perpetual Drunkeness Advised

No, I’m not advising the hair of the dog. I wrote this a month ago and just found it again. It seemed serendipitous to find it on New Years Eve. So here it is. Happy New Year!   “The best … Continue reading

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New Year’s Manifesto

    As we greet a new year, resolutions abound. We vow to stress less, adopt healthier habits, give up a vice or two, regularly express gratitude or stop making New Year’s resolutions. How many of our resolves are embarrassingly dead … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning By The Sea

   Despite feeling like excrement this morning, (probable sinus infection) I vowed to at least pay a short visit to my paramour, to simply breathe and listen and flood my cells with peace. My muse apparently thought it rather a … Continue reading

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I’ve Got the Joy

  Dragonflies (little black specks in the picture above) greeted me in a hospitable swarm. They seemed to be welcoming me while heralding a life lesson. I’d arrived at my favorite Sunday School. As if on cue, instantly my mind travelled … Continue reading

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Just Breathe

  

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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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Soulful Sunday Beach Poetry

                    Kite Running Young kite runner Squealing with delight Captaining life’s metaphor Of dips and dives Careening, climbing Then plummeting  Before hope and fortitude Float you back up  To soar.       … Continue reading

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