Author Archives: Maggie C

About Maggie C

Stained glass artist, writer, respecter of life.

Ink Bats

He is old, balding and bespectacled. A Freudian slip of a man in a sweater vest sitting across from me. “I’m going to show you some white cards with black ink blots,” he says, “and I want you to tell … Continue reading

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Weekend Wildcard (Flashback #4: Breaking the Barrier)

[Flashback #4 is my re-posting from a blog I wrote several years ago about my struggles with depression. My purpose in revisiting the “old” me is to remind myself and any others who care to read, to “claim the positive energy … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Wild Carrot

Cee’s Black and White Photo Challenge: Back of things

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Construct

constructing constructs contradicts simplifying simplification Cee’s Black and White Photo Challenge: Lines and Angles

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Lost and Found

The spider works quickly to get the larger insect wrapped within its web. The insect doesn’t struggle; it may be dead. But the web is in tatters and shakes violently every time the spider moves. I watch the action, hoping … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday 5.08.19

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In Between

In those moments between asleep and awake, with dreams still sweet upon our tongues, their fragrance lingering in our minds, that is the time to decide if we are dreaming awake or dreaming asleep, and whether we want to keep … Continue reading

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