Category Archives: Writing

BrightHaven for Blogophilia 14.7

  BrightHaven: a suburban enclave not too far from a large city. It could be anywhere in the world; anywhere you wish to be. The houses are varied in style and size, all with large lots, parks are scattered throughout … Continue reading

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Teeth

      Emily hesitated at the patio entrance searching for her friend. Beth usually arrived at their dinners early. And there she was sitting just to the right. Emily slid into the empty, white straw chair and was about … Continue reading

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You Walked Away

  A poem  in 42 words I needed you that day,and begged for you to stay. But as usual you walked away, tossed me off like an old baseball cap. I will not beg again. You broke my heart. Far … Continue reading

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On being a writer Blogophilia 13.7

  When time won’t allow for writing, when real life gets in the way, like now, though real life is writing, then an uncomfortable tension invades my mind. I want to write, the unfinished stories are queued up waiting to … Continue reading

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The Door

flash fiction! I couldn’t resist A story in 42 words My door, painted red with a large brass knob, appeared in the chapel where family and friends gathered to say good-bye. Floating close to the ceiling, conversations about me. I … Continue reading

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Time for Blogophilia 11.7

  Time changes point of view “they” say The months passed and now my heart is comfortably numb though the darkness of your touch still lingers still I am needing you to be with me You promised you wouldn’t walk … Continue reading

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Forest

I had so much fun last time with this group – am doing it again   I really don’t have time as going on holiday in two days –but I couldn’t resist — my impulse control is turned off.   … Continue reading

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