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Family Poetry Party

Tonight we are kicking off our 2014 Orem Reads series with a Family Poetry Party at 7pm in the Storytelling Wing. Bring the family and enjoy a party full of fun poetry games and activities such as, found poetry collages, acrostics, jump rope rhymes and magnetic poetry with Orem poet and longtime library patron Gina Clark. 91 more words

At The Table

Circling back

As I work on the story cycle involving Green Town (an homage to Ray Bradbury, there), I am finding myself drawn to writers and books I liked when I was young. 191 more words

The Writing Life

Haiku #61 - Honey

Clover in the grass

busy buzzers gather sweets

Gaia lets them bee.

(c) 2014  Betty Hayes Albright

(photo from morguefile.com)


You see Cassandra that is why, in darkness you must always fly!

Granny, I just have to ask, can I learnt to fly at last?
I’m 7 years and 40 days, the sun is out. I want to play. 273 more words

Avian Bored Games

Don’t you just hate it when you’re attempting to write something with a modicum of  literary merit and your brain short circuits with silly rhymes *sigh* 37 more words