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Fictional characters and magical creatures in a landscape collage

I made a large decoupage collage as a present for my daughter’s 9th birthday. Images came from postcards, cover art for books I had read to her that I found on Amazon.com, and other images from Google image searches.  242 more words

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Slow Words

Slow Words

Words move slowly this morning, alas!
Seems you’re moving an infinite mass—
Or attempting the deed.
Still, I’m sure you’ll succeed
And bring wonderful new lies to pass!

—Tom Riley

Dig In

Dig In

“I shall not,” he insisted, “give in.
I won’t lose, though perhaps I can’t win.
When my tortured brain reels,
I shall dig in sharp heels.” 10 more words

Writer's Life

The Writer’s Life

“You’ve achieved a position of note
With your scribbling? It just gets my goat!
You write hideously!
How can such success be?” 14 more words

Honestly, Though

Honestly, Though

Honestly, though, my conscience is at ease.
The lies I tell are always pious lies,
And I find refuge in those pieties.
Honestly, though: my conscience is at ease. 31 more words

Cat's Got Class

I took an online course today from Cat Rambo on Description and Delivering Information. My favorite tip was: Always choose to describe what’s distinct for that moment in time. 135 more words

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Speech, Speech

Speech, Speech

Mr. Tangle has something to say—
But his something is nothing, the play
Not of words but of poses
And of uplifted noses. 12 more words