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A tribute to my grandmother

My grandmother
Everyone has that special someone in their lives that makes that difference. For myself it was my grandmother. 28 years I had her in my life filled with all the magic and wonder that you could possibly have. 1,933 more words

Philosophy

Grandparents

Recently I was taken back to playing Canasta with my beloved grandmother. Often we would play well into the night. I remember one night playing so long that we literally watched a lima bean sprout grow that we had planted in a Dixie cup. 50 more words

The Problem With a Mother

By Adam Isaacs 

(from Each Word Is Like an Earthquake Winter/Spring 2014; Youth Advisory Board)

The rain hit Sarah’s umbrella with a different sound that day, as if the rain clouds cried for her that day. 473 more words

EXIT HAPPINESS ENTER

ZACKARY LAVOIE

funnel for feeding tubes held above her head as if

she were proposing a toast for whatever God put a pair

of tumors in her throat. 162 more words

Poem

A Legacy of Light

With age upon your brow,
Did you come, walking this way so far.
Along a dark road so weakly lit,
Many trembled before the dark. 43 more words

Poetry

"The Witches" by Roald Dahl (1983)

“In fairy-tales, witches always wear silly black hats and black cloaks, and they ride on broomsticks.”

I’ve been re-reading all of Roald Dahl this year, but most of them I haven’t reviewed as they’re often too short for me to have much to say about them. 589 more words

Fantasy

meilleure amie

Mum and I were fortunate to spend time with some favourite rellies this week – a tasty meal with my father’s sister and brother and their spouses. 1,004 more words

Country Story