Category Archives: Favorites

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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Golden Honey

My dear friend, blogging buddy, pen pal, and soul sister, Laura Beth, author of Hot Shot Headlines shared a prompt about fall leaves and asked us to participate if we wished. The only rule is to write about fall leaves … Continue reading

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Kissing Summer Goodbye

I love these moments behind the wheel chasing sunsets my mind finally still. No one before me no one behind, just me and the highway, and this sweet Jeep of mine. Windows down- The sun is fading fast. Metallica’s blaring … Continue reading

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With Nothing Of Note

I believe there is sunshine in remembering these moments – with nothing of note except time, and laughter, and life shared. My head thrown back, dark curls caressing my shoulders, and laughter bellowing from the depths of my soul. ∗∗∗ … Continue reading

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Ain’t No Sunshine When She’s Gone

Such peculiar things – life and time. Both moving forward never looking over their shoulders. Yet, as I sit here I can’t help but think of past times, moments that feel like lifetime’s ago and at the same time feel … Continue reading

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Soulful Sunday #13 -Nonconforming

We have all heard the quote “The more things change, the more things stay the same.” I never really understood what this meant until I started changing. As I continue to grow, and learn, and adopt my own beliefs, I … Continue reading

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When It Rains, It Pours – A Collaboration

Mathew, author of Blog of the Wolf Boy, and I have decided to collaborate on a fictional short story. Our introduction is the same, but the story splits off into the first-person perspective of our two main characters. I had … Continue reading

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Five Things

Earlier this week I was browsing through some of the bloggers I follow and I came across a post by Melanie, author of “Sparks From a Combustible Mind.” She shared 5 things you should read, watch, and listen to if … Continue reading

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Soulful Sunday #12 – Pain Is Essential

  I have had numerous people tell me that I have been through so many trials that would have broken others, and then they ask how I stay so strong. I am not telling you this to earn praises or … Continue reading

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