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Ekphrastic Poem

My friend Amber Chand is a talented and intuitive painter and retreat leader. Amber posted this painting on Facebook asking “What has she come to reveal?” The painting and the question stimulated a poem. What mask do you show the … Continue reading

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Thinking of Moms

Using postage stamps as prompts for Na/GloPoWriMo (poetry writing month) is a hoot. This is my second stamp collection NaPoWriMo so my mind is trained to start a poem a flowin’ whenever I lay and eye on one. The poem … Continue reading

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For Lauren

For Lauren 11/22/2012 Sometimes life comes into this world with such force that it requires the miracle of a mother’s sacrifice to complete the circle. Lauren gave her life for life, for the life of a beautiful child destined to … Continue reading

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I love barns and going barning. I was inspired to write this long over due poem by a beautiful barn photograph of a red barn on Tyler for Turtles’ blog. The photograph below is mine and not nearly as good … Continue reading

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