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Spring Awakes

Day 25 of NaPoWriMo. Today’s Prompt: Taking a cue from John Keats’ poem, “To Autumn,” write a poem that (a.) is specific to a season; (b.) uses imagery that relates to all five senses; (c.) includes a rhetorical question, like … Continue reading

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Seasons in Glass

NaPoWriMo, Day 22. The prompt: Today, I’d like to challenge you to write a poem that engages with another art form – it might be about a friend of yours who paints or sculpts, your high school struggles with learning … Continue reading

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Friends in High Places

The Daily Post weekly photo challenge: Friend CB&W Photo Challenge: Anything that flies

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Loud Noises

The lawn mower rattles disconcertingly as I push it into the tall grass of my back yard. A vague image crosses my mind of the mower blade coming loose and hurling treacherously into space like errant nunchucks, and I remind … Continue reading

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Blessed Two

Last Thursday I posted my contribution to Susie Lindau’s #Blessed Project, which is aimed at inspiring us to consider the blessings in our lives. I decided to give it a second go-around this week. So here it is, #Blessed, Part … Continue reading

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B&W: Bird in the Bush

You can fly, but you can’t hide… Or can you?         Okay, sometimes you really can’t hide: Cee’s Black and White Photo Challenge: Hiding or Camouflaged

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Gathering Storm

birds gather on wires dark clouds gather in the sky I gather my belongings and seek shelter from the storm Daily Post weekly photo challenge: Gathering

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