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When Lightening Strikes

It’s funny the way inspiration strikes.  Sometimes it’s just a word I hear or see in print.  One word.  It’s enough to snowball into a story or poem, or something totally different.  Like this post! The past week or so … Continue reading

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Slip Sliding Away

I had it.  Dammit!  I did!  I had the Perfect line! I’ve been playing around with an idea for a poem.  It may still happen.  I’ve got a rough draft. I was sitting outside with my little dog while he … Continue reading

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The Spark

You knew what I was like without you. You knew the mess I would be. I collapse. The pale light of the stars is of little solace. No encouragement. A captured moment dissolves between my fingers. Meaningless. The spark, oh … Continue reading

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I Need a Fix

When I get inspiration for something to write about, it is usually just a small “ping”.  It’s just a wisp of an idea.  The exception is my longer pieces, stories.  These I usually have at least the basic plot and … Continue reading

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