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The Other I Am

The poet, Walt Whitman tells us “to not abase, nor be debased by the other I am.” That one who lives within, who mirrors our image, but more often than not feels or acts just the opposite of that one … Continue reading

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A Small Spark

She remembers finding, long ago, that small spark within. How she learned to breathe slowly, to feed it. How it grew to become light and warmth that filled her. And best of all, how others were drawn to it, to … Continue reading

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“To Breathe Life Into”

NaPoWriMo 2019 – Day 4 “To Breathe Life Into” After sunrise observance each of the four moves quietly in her own direction, mind filled with thoughts of her daily activities. Knowing at some moment she will search out place of … 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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Hey World

For Creativity Challenge Day 31: Breathe http://1sojournal.wordpress.com Hey World, I dare you to smile at the next stranger you meet. Wish them well because you can never tell, just how far that gift might travel. Elizabeth Crawford 12/21/2016 Save

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Another Fibonacci Sequence

For Creativity Challenge Day 29: Protect http://1sojournal.wordpress.com Another Fibonacci Sequence Was taught, when young, that my words held little meaning, were of no value to others. Then found that words are magic, able to change meanings in hardened hearts,  on … Continue reading

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Zen of Maybe

NaPoWriMo: Day 18 http://1sojournal.wordpress.com Words: mistake, reason, breathe, maybe, turning, glued Zen of Maybe Maybe this constant turning to find something new or exciting is a mistake, not a reason. Maybe gluing self, fixating on idea that happiness is necessary, … Continue reading

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