Tag Archives: Wonder


How often do you sit and wonder about all this wanderingwe are asked to do? Pondering about its purpose, wonderingif it is necessary or even needed. But the word wonder holds another meaning. That single momentwhen the light turns on … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo 2019 – Day 9 Today I am 73. Not sure I know how to be that old. But learned long ago how to forgive such silly misgivings. Each day will find new ways to wear this purple mantle of … Continue reading

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Stray Thought 4

So many things, but way back there at the beginning? Curiosity. Like that which killed the cat, but kept calling her back, again and again, or the sound of soft laughter in my father’s voice, a truck driver, saying, “I’ve … Continue reading

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Soul Unleashed

For NaPoWriMo: Day 6 http://1sojournal.wordpress.com wonder, pushed, soul, wrong, clear, deep Six For Wednesday https://sundaywhirl.wordpress.com/2016/04/06/six-for-wednesday/ same words Soul Unleashed Come from a family that thought luke-warm was best. Frowned upon outbursts of anger or joy. Pushed them away, called them … Continue reading

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Not Your Routine Poet

For The Sunday Whirl poetry prompt: Wordle #147 http://sundaywhirl.wordpress.com/ gather, grasp, gutsy, routine, stream, body, flow, invisible, pluck, list, ring, type And for Poets United: Poetry Pantry #188 http://poetryblogroll.blogspot.com/   Not Your Routine Poet Owns a rather gutsy type of … Continue reading

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Little Girl With A Big Name

For We Write Poems Poetry Prompt #140: In The Eye of The Beholder http://wewritepoems.wordpress.com/ Little Girl With A Big Name Siblings sometimes said she was runt of the litter, she didn’t care, wasn’t bitter. Loved her creamed-coffee curly hair, thought … Continue reading

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Making Her Way

  For NaPoWriMo – day 12 Making Her Way I believe fate smiled and destiny laughed as she came to my cradle “know this child will be able” laughed as my body she lifted “know this child will be gifted … Continue reading

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