Tag Archives: creativity

Writer’s Block…

Nothing nothing nothing but this blinking blinking blinking No inking from my thinking The poet left the room.

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Finding Freddie

Tonight, while trying to do nothing meaningful and with the television playing in the background, I wandered the literary halls of cyberspace. I found this cool old book cover just as Freddie Mercury‘s unforgettable voice began to serenade me. So, … Continue reading

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Division Diversion

Sitting in math watching the clock tick by. Dividing the numbers like my home in half. Wondering if my answer is coming out right. Hoping it will matter when I tell the teacher. How much I hate this process called … Continue reading

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Team Laundry

I was recently asked to write a statement of personal belief based on a story from my life.  I hope you enjoy it. In 1993, I went without an ordinary convenience and learned to value the power of teamwork.  Even … Continue reading

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Echo Evolution

I am the poet I stand on the mountain And SCREAM I am here. I am. I am the writer I stand on the mountain And ROAR I know. I do. I am the girl I stand on the mountain … Continue reading

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Date Night

A stroll down the sidewalk. Two people arm in arm, laughing on a Saturday night. Later under the stars they kiss goodnight on the front porch. Her parents wait quietly in the living room as she sneaks past them, up … Continue reading

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Priorities

Two boxes from the bakery, one cigarette and a slick street. Despite all odds this lady refuses to give up on fashion and wear sensible shoes…I like her already.

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My Town

A friend recently sent me a stack of vintage photos, all taken in Winston-Salem, NC.  Some things are just fun, old friends and old photos are two of them.

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