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About Individuality

We are told quite often that we must become our own person. That singularindividual that only we may become. But what of those days when we simplydon’t wish to be alone? Does that wish somehow diminish the tone of the … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo 2020 – Day 30 Once, in South Dakota, watched a flock of forty, maybe fifty pelicans, rise together from blue lake waters, turn without mishap, fly together in stately formation heading West, sacred direction for future. And another time, … Continue reading

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A Conversation

For Creativity Challenge Day 15: Together http://1sojournal.wordpress.com A Conversation Yesterday, I gave the world a hug. She thanked me, filled my soul with her deep rich warmth. Then asked, What have you learned, Little one? That alone, I am only … Continue reading

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Take Back

For Creativity Challenge Day 7: Opposition http://1sojournal.wordpress.com For Poets United: Poetry Pantry #330 http://poetryblogroll.blogspot.com/ Take Back I am an old woman living alone, remembering. That night, so long ago, when the women on campus participated in a ‘walk about’ to … Continue reading

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Fear Diminished

For Creativity Challenge: Day 1 subject is fear http://1sojournal.wordpress.com   Fear Diminished I am afraid. Feel tremble of earth beneath me, aware as it seeps upward through soles of feet, then climbs higher. Air is dark, heavy as lungs work … Continue reading

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Loving To Live

  For We Write Poems prompt  Love http://wewritepoems.wordpress.com/ Note: Am trying different poetic forms. This is called a Blitz poem. It is structured in 50 lines of short verses with repeats. The ending lines are dictated by words from specific … Continue reading

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