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Giving Birth

Remembers the marriage built on vague hopes and dreams. Giving birth, first to her children and much more slowly herself. Pushing against both dark fear and pain. Knowing only that it was time to bring new life into the world. … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo 2020: Day 18 Do you know what it means to be inspired? It’s all rather basic, and really quite simple. You can sit or stand, or lie down if you prefer. Take the time to still yourself, it only … Continue reading

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Thinking of Lucille

This is a challenge to all the Sunday Whirl Wordlers. Brenda is away and can’t create her usual word list. So, I went in search of Lucille Clifton. Specifically looking for her poem titled The Shapeshifter Poems. Read through it twice and … Continue reading

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Shared Breathing Space

  PAD Challenge #24 For Poetic Asides For today’s prompt, write a spaces poem. Shared Breathing Space How does one measure distance in miles and smiles shared over years of lived existence? We are. This is what it is, and … Continue reading

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