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Sprouting Wings

“What the hell is that?” I said to no one in particular. This was last summer, and though I had been swimming that day with my mom, she’d gone inside. 839 more words

Off The Grid

Written "Wit" a Smile

I just started a small part time job as a cleaner of an office building. I won’t mention the company name or business because they have many cameras and they might be watching me now. 397 more words


Advent Calendar

Advent is the period leading up to Christmas, where time is taken to prepare for the celebration of Christ’s “coming”.  The tradition was started by German Lutherans in the 19th century, beginning on the fourth Sunday before Christmas, which falls between November 27 and December 3.   109 more words


Prevention Partners: A Love Note

Dear Prevention Partners,

Even though I only traveled 25 miles from my home to do my Pulse assignment, it has been a cultural awaking.  Seeing the health care industry from the preventative angle vs. 370 more words

PULSE 2014

God, or whoever.

When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say  ‘I used everything you gave me’ – Erma Bombeck


Writer Interview with Camille DeFer Thompson

Camille DeFer Thompson has an essay and a novel excerpt in my anthology, Written Across the Genres. She has stories in other collections such as… 204 more words

Julaina Kleist-Corwin

Happy Thanksgiving (a little late!)

Hi. Big Orange here. Thanksgiving was at my house this year.

I mingled amongst the guests.

I helped our first cousin (once removed) color.

But the best part of Thanksgiving was being with my human. 73 more words