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In Short Measures

Life is composed of small moments in time.

How many times have we heard something like this said or read something similar on a Facebook meme? 397 more words

Being Human

The Siren by Kiera Cass

Kiera Cass’s book The Siren haunts my mind through the chilling character she created, Ocean.  Living on the east coast, I grew up spending summer vacations at the ocean.   778 more words

Book Review

The Blue Bell

The Bluebell is the sweetest flower
That waves in summer air:
Its blossoms have the mightiest power
To soothe my spirit’s care.

There is a spell in purple heath… 161 more words

Poetry - Seasons

When Emily Dickinson Puts You In Your Place

On Monday I had the pleasure of attending a talk hosted by the Forest Hills branch of the San Antonio Library with guest Dr. Glenn Hughes — newly appointed 1st Chair in Catholic Philosophy at St. 827 more words


My Tardy Name- Em D. Chisels My Past Moons

The yearning and anguish always familiar in Em’s poems. She described my many nights. Her words always nestled my fragile heart as a teen. No doubt a goddess to poetry. 113 more words


Notes from Emily

Two Poems from Emily Dickinson

  If I can stop one heart from breaking,

I shall not live in vain;

If I can ease one life the aching, 86 more words