Category Archives: Favorites

Going To Market On A Wednesday Afternoon

is not the way to start a poem but have you? Have you walked through the not as crowded as Saturday aisles and watched the butcher shave the meat from a cured ham, hanging over his head? Has your stomach … Continue reading

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30 Underrated Movies, Day 2

I don’t know who Becky G is, but I completely agree with her!! Many of you know I love to cook and bake, and today’s movie choice highlights the art of cooking. Kristian’s 2nd choice of Underrated movies is: Chef … Continue reading

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My Burlesque Mind

last inhale before it hits hello mind hello bliss ∼ the bass starts to drop the drumbeat slows then the sweet, sweet sound starts to flow ∼ that dark blues guitar glides straight through my veins swells in my stomach … Continue reading

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Spilled Words

I guess you know by now that you have always been my muse –   begging me to write us in permanent ink – words spilled on pages of bodies spilled on sheets   I don’t know if it’s the … Continue reading

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Soulful Sunday #13 – What Makes The World Go ‘Round?

What Makes The World Go ‘Round? Many people have asked this question, and many people have different answers. So what is it? Money? Coffee? Fat Bottomed Girls? What do I think? I love watching Ted Talks, and my husband introduced … Continue reading

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A Prayer For Thanksgiving

I like to imagine prayer as a flower For when we pray we open our whole selves – to the sun or the moon to the universe we know there’s something more – we can’t see or touch or hear … Continue reading

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Beautiful And Ferocious

There is something to be said for female wolves, the way they make it look so easy. As if protecting their tribe with bare teeth sinking in tissue and flesh is as easy as dining on a 5 course meal. … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Traditions

There is something about Thanksgiving that fills my heart with joy and takes me back to the house that always smelled like butter. I remember butter pools on homemade biscuits and butter lava pouring from white creamy volcanoes and rivers … Continue reading

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Almost Heaven

I am from a place where highways border byways and backroads border fields A state that borders one state and another Where a2 +b2 =c2 A hypotenuse of coal mines and train whistles and Blue Ridge Mountains Where country roads lead to … Continue reading

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Father Time

I have been looking back through my old poems. I am thinking of self publishing a book of poetry soon, and I came across this gem. This is still one of my all time favorites of all the poems I … Continue reading

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