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Thus Lies the Poetry Lie

When I was in college I had a friend that I really respected.  Mike was a few years older than me and we were paired up randomly to work as prayer partners for our Christian fellowship group that we both … Continue reading

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Whale Tale

Rediscovering my love of writing I have had to familiarize myself again with some terminology I had completely forgotten.  Flashbacks to a junior high English class are induced when I touch on the words, alliteration, allegory, simile or metaphor.  I … Continue reading

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In with the New, Out with the Old

In an effort to be more alert and aware I’ve noticed a theme in things I’ve been reading and topics people seem to want to talk about when they are around me.  It may be a result of this being … Continue reading

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Absence of Mind

Wow, what a summer!  What began with some semblance of structure and is now closing with its usual muggy, moisture laden chaos that has me begging for school to begin again. I had well envisioned plans for this summer.  It … Continue reading

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Do You Haiku?

I love words, poems, definitions and all things literal.  Everyone once in a while I will communicate with a group of friends by writing haiku.  Most of the time, it is silly, tongue-in-cheek phrases that just make us laugh.  Have … Continue reading

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Preaching to the (deaf) Choir

I had an interesting experience last night.  My husband Tony and I were enjoying a bon fire in our back yard.  We were lamenting a little bit about how worn out we both were from the last month’s flurry of … Continue reading

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