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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: http://1sojournal.wordpress.com/ https://soulsmusic.wordpress.com/ http://claudetteellinger.wordpress.com/

Endless Search

For the Sunday Whirl, Wordle #289 https://sundaywhirl.wordpress.com/ miss, saw, sense, bits, smoke, words, flat, leaks, eye, temple, track, swing For Sunday’s Whirligig: Wordle #101 http://sundayswhirligig.blogspot.com/ forming, feeling, making, balance, ahead, crystal, profit, power, poem, grammar, metaphors, syntax For Poets United: … Continue reading

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Carpetbaggers

For Poets United Midweek Motif: Change http://poetryblogroll.blogspot.com/ Carpetbaggers Change is upon us. We knew it was coming, yet are not prepared. Couldn’t have dreamed of these possibilities, so scream at nightmares unleashed. Waste energy girding belts already tightened, watching enlightenment … Continue reading

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Call To Resistance

For Sunday’s Whirligig: Wordle #94 http://sundayswhirligig.blogspot.com/ slip, well, grief, turning, place, breathe, source, glimmering, coins, thrown, something, still For The Sunday Whirl: Wordle #282 https://sundaywhirl.wordpress.com/ water, sense, peak, draw, blue, wake, circle, singe, ribbon, stitch, shrill, become For Poets United: … Continue reading

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Single Truth

For The Sunday Whirl: Wordle #281 https://sundaywhirl.wordpress.com/ reap, single, cheat, feeble, lean, siren, preen, leap, flee, seal, truth, climb For Sundays Whirligig: Wordle #93  http://sundayswhirligig.blogspot.com/ siblings, meek, prowls, spring, inhale, fear, pressed, remind, sleep, hungry, lamb, wolves For Poets United: … Continue reading

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My Wish For 2017

For Creativity Challenge Day 40: Finish http://1sojournal.wordpress.com My Wish For 2017 In early morning mist, tired traveler missteps, stumbles to her knees. From the dawn’s darkness, a hand reaches out, to help her to her feet. Later, she comes upon … Continue reading

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Silence

For Creativity Challenge Day 39: Silence http://1sojournal.wordpress.com Silence The heart has reasons that reason doesn’t understand. ___Blaise Pascal Silence sometimes speaks. Quiet yourself. Listen to your heart beat. Sound of life. A gift given. Once. Hear blood as it pumps … Continue reading

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A Quiet Foe Is A Dangerous One

For Creativity Challenge Day 38:  Relief http://1sojournal.wordpress.com  A Quiet Foe Is A Dangerous One What would relief look like today? A smile, a kind word, instead of the anger and hatred. We are divided, standing toe to toe, hands clenched … Continue reading

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