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Take Heart!


And they came to Jericho. And as he was leaving Jericho with his disciples and a great crowd, Bartimaeus, a blind beggar, the son of Timaeus, was sitting by the roadside.  650 more words


Happily, by Chauncey Rogers

I’ve just read a delightful new book that I heard about from Kim, on her blog “By Hook or By Book.” Happily is an imaginative twist on the Cinderella story, told from the viewpoint of … well … I’ll let… 158 more words

Janice C Johnson

Diamond in the rough: From crack house to beauty salon

Dawn Dolphin-Wroblewski wanted diamonds for her birthday. Instead, her husband bought her a derelict building, that was once a haven for drugs, prostitution and crime. … 372 more words

A Cinderella story

A silk ball gown at the end of it all for every girl, a happy ending?

Is this stereotype the reason she tends to search for Prince Charming and Ken in eveybody? 148 more words


Silver Sonnet

Years ago, I took a college poetry course. I have always been one to enjoy poetry. I do not feel I am the best poet; however, this has not stopped me from writing poems and enjoying the poems I have written. 782 more words



I watch the sky swell, her arched grey belly birthing
rain without a womb, I too, I whisper to her, I too am

a mother, my grief is born at dusk each day from the… 77 more words



As little girls, we were taught about princesses, happy endings, and glass slippers. We learned from storybooks and movies that marrying your prince charming was supposed to be the all elusive “happily ever after” and once that occurred, you could ride off into the sunset to live the rest of your life. 410 more words