Author Archives: 1sojournal

About 1sojournal

Loves words and language. Dances on paper to her own inner music. Loves to share and keeps several blogs to facilitate that. They can be found here:

At The Gate

Day 2: NaPoWriMo¬† 2020 At The Gate So here I am at the gate to my own imagination. At least, it’s not closed, or locked tight against further passage. Funny, how I thought it could or would be. Need to … Continue reading

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Looking Back

Looking Back Words used to be my friends. Followed them eagerly like stepping stones. But left them behind a while ago, walked away, didn’t look back. Sometimes they’d call out, soft whispers, too easily ignored. Can’t explain, no rhyme and … Continue reading

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Posted for Poets United Mid-Week Motif – Walk Walk Can no longer walk without a cane or proffered hand to lend support. Yet, my words in black ink on white paper, create a meandering path far easier to follow. … Continue reading

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In Way of Remembering

Posted at The Sunday Whirl Words: vulnerable, struggle, talk, soul, exist, way, stories, magic, courage, messy, lean, mantra In Way of Remembering Struggle with reality of being old and vulnerable. Have long talks with my soul and together we … Continue reading

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Where Does it Begin?

Where Does it Begin? What is peace? Where does it begin? In cessation of all hostilities? Between countries, nations, ideologies? Lack of a need for all boundaries between states, communities, cities and towns? End of competition between schools, religions, students, … Continue reading

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Butterfly Light

Posted for Poets United Mid-Week Motif: Light Butterfly Light Words are the light that helps to define whatever I find in my silent darkness. Like the eye of a storm, brings comforting stillness to surrounding chaos and utter confusion. … Continue reading

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About Those Boulders

Posted for the Sunday Whirl: Wordle #403 Words: permit, siren, shoot, insight, live, tracks, lights, blocks, style, clues, shift, alley     About Those Boulders Have lived life by seeking its light through insight and following tracks left by … Continue reading

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