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I Miss Letters

Originally posted on Penny Wilson Writes:
I miss letters.  The kind you used to get in your mail box.  Remember those?  Nobody writes letters anymore.  Even one of my dear friends who is now almost 80, sends emails rather than…

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Miss Stiff

I was trying to think back to when the first real spark for writing happened to me.  In my teens, I would write those, love-sick, heart-wrenching poems to that boy that would never read it.  I never wanted anyone to … Continue reading

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Ordinary Day

I smelled rain today and thought of you. It whisked me back to a time of innocence And forever-long summers. You towered over me; My hand tiny in your grasp. Your voice, boomed. All I heard was love. Big as … Continue reading

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Siblings

There were four of us kids growing up.  I’m the only girl.  I love my brothers.  I really do.  I even loved them, admired and respected them when we were children.  But this (the picture above) is usually what most … Continue reading

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#writephoto-Magic-Snow Day

** This is for a prompt on Sue Vincent’s blog.  If you would like to get in on her weekly prompt, you can find out all about the fun here.  Sue gave us the beautiful photo above and the word … Continue reading

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A Trip to the Library

I’m sitting on the floor, deeply engrossed in a book on Witchcraft.  The city library will be closing in 20 minutes.  I need to hurry. This book has me mesmerized.  Spells and incantations.  I must have it.  I add it … Continue reading

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Mutt Love

I had a childhood friend named Nancy.  Nancy had this big dog named Critter.  Critter was a mutt.   Critter was big with mostly brown and white fur.  He had a big long skinny tail that curled up over his … Continue reading

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