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Sky Perspective

Poetry writing month dedicated to coping and thriving during the COVID-19 pandemic journey. Some hard days at work. Got home today and thought I was too tired to write. So glad I did. This poem helped me pull out of … Continue reading

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Grace

Poetry writing month, Self-Care, Self-Calm theme as part of the collective whole during Coronavirus. This morning the word “Grace” came to me. Today would be a good day to give myself grace. The concept of Grace seemed vague, though, so … Continue reading

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Feed the Birds

Poetry writing month, Self-Care, Self-Calm theme as part of the collective whole during Coronavirus. One of the best parts of working from home is the birds. I have cracked corn and suet out for them. There are two pairs of … Continue reading

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Grow Something

Poetry writing month, Self-Care, Self-Calm theme as part of the collective whole during Coronavirus. Like doing something for someone else, caring for plants helps get past ourselves. Even if you don’t have ground for a garden or even an outside … Continue reading

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Do Unto Others

Poetry writing month, theme of Self-Care, Self-Calm as part of the collective whole. This poem and message is inspired by Craig and Yen, a caring couple in Eugene, Oregon who has taken on sewing masks for friends, family, neighbors, employees … Continue reading

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Easter Angels

Well it is Easter Day during the stay-at-home of the Coronavirus pandemic. How to make the day special without Dad’s warm fire in the family home and Mom’s ham coming out of the oven? How about snow? Here is a … Continue reading

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Just for Me

Interesting poems have come out of me during this COVID19 pandemic. There seems to be a deeper sense of self as well as mortality. Here is the first of several poems i wrote in solitude last weekend. Thought I’d better … Continue reading

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Finger Feels

Poetry writing month, theme of Self-Care, Self-Calm as part of the collective whole. Today’s poem is dedicated to Kala and Jenny. For fun at work, they are running a build-a-bunny contest where we use only items in our work area. … Continue reading

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Silly Cat, Grumpy Cat, Cozy Cat

Poetry writing month, theme of Self-Care, Self-Calm as part of the collective whole. Today’s poem inspiration and kitty pictures come from Bryce, Leah, and Heidi. Choose your kitty-tude well during this time of being home to flatten the curve of … Continue reading

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Three Breaths of Spring Fog

Poetry writing month, theme of Self-Care, Self-Calm as part of the collective whole. The inspiration for this practice and this poem came from Melanie’s thrive plan. She suggests to step out onto the porch during a day of working from … Continue reading

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