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Ancestor Bones

A wayward bough whipped round

To swat it from the ground

And land around the roots of trees

Amongst the leaves and sodden earth

To meet our stones, ancestral bones… 42 more words


OK. I was going for something reminiscent of Crazy/Beautiful, but godly and feminine are not exactly opposite each other. Women ARE created to be feminine, that is by God’s design. 549 more words

"We Believe Each Other Into Being"

I went home for Fall Break over the weekend. On Wednesday, I left my house at 4:30 AM to make the 7.5 hour trek back to school to get there in time for my 12:40 class. 188 more words


A difficult week. But not as difficult as theirs'.

This has been a difficult week. On Monday, a good friend from the past five years told me she had breast cancer. This was after loosing a young grandchild to a long drawn out battle with organ failure this summer. 436 more words


The Importance of the Intergenerational

My first week as a freelance writer for the Lamorinda Weekly, I was assigned to cover a presentation entitled “Hearing Aids: Fact or False Advertising” 562 more words

Amanda's Posts

Because This Makes Sense

“Because when I was 13 years old, I was sent home for my tank top straps being a little too thin, but a boy could wear a Cool Story babe, Go Make Me A Sandwich shirt and not be looked at twice.

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Beauty, Tattoo's & YouTube

I’ve been obsessed lately with YouTube probably just as much as everyone else, however, my obsession has manifested into an all-out-love-affair. I’ve finally after so many months of contemplation, decided to officially create my own YouTube account and channel. 669 more words