Category Archives: Favorites

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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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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