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Saying Goodbye

Nikhita “Winky” Weaver-Kreider (2000ish-April 23, 2014), left in photo

Tonight we said goodbye to our dear friend and companion of ten years, Winky.

Gratitude List: 266 more words


Walking the High Wire

Today’s double prompt is to write a pessimistic/optimistic poem.

this one is for the ancestors,
the mothers (especially mine),
and all my many sisters

We walk the high wire… 284 more words


Back to the Basics

Today’s prompt is Back to Basics:

It’s the original kit:
everything included,
just add water.

And perhaps to make it right,
a little soil, 222 more words



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Yesterday’s prompt was to write a poem about family.

Down in the wetland
where the creeks divide… 124 more words



This morning, intrepid geologists Joss and Mama went searching for shiny white quartzite and bits of cubic Goethite.  We took the train.  “Here we are at Africa!” announced the conductor, and we were off across the savannah, searching for treasure.   221 more words


A Quick Gratitude List

Today I am most grateful for waking up warm and safe.
I am grateful to still have a few options.
I appreciate my loving caring daughter. 132 more words


So very many People

Yesterday was an “out” day as around the Downtown I went, to an event where thousands of people gathered to celebrate sobriety. This was a huge event, and more than a little daunting to enter alone. 167 more words