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Haiku of the weeks 08/16/14 – 08/28/14

These past two weeks (and their resulting poems) have been full of promise and fear; sort of like a caffeine overdose – jittery exciting and wearisome all at once. Instantaneous furious flurries of anticipation¬† flushed with hope are hummingbirds that … Continue reading

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Haiku for the week: 07/11/14 – 07/17/14

The grasshoppers are voracious…I’m not sure what makes them so persistent or ubiquitous, but there you have it. The week in haiku began and ended with the boogers chewing up leaves, irritating me and my happy garden hopes…upon reflection, this … Continue reading

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Haiku of the day: 04/27/14

Okay, there is this part of me I don’t like to admit exists, and she’s this person who really struggles with being a stepmother sometimes. He is a GREAT kid, smart and sweet one on one…and I know I struggled … Continue reading

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October 26, 2013: Accomplishing Things

I have spent a lot of time in this life trying to prove to everybody else that I really was good enough. I used to do this by Accomplishing Things. For me, this looked like getting perfect grades, going to … Continue reading

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