Tag Archive: children

Ronovan Writes poetry challenge : Decima

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Ronovan has a new challenge today, so I’m trying it out for size. The Traditional Décima Poem: Décima poetry is a 10 line stanza with 8 syllables per line. The rhyming pattern is abbaaccddc. Using… Continue reading

Ballade

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I reach for a thought that melts away …snow falling outside a sliding glass door …children playing in white too bright for my mind.  Only shadows remain. She looks into my camera, her… Continue reading

Parenting

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Parenting is like being the lighthouse beam that’s trying to yell, “Danger, Will Robinson” and no one is listening. Parenting is like watching a movie where the good guy is about to get… Continue reading

Seriously

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If you don’t do serious…I have many posts among the thousands I’ve written that are funny — or I think are funny —  You decide. I have this neighbor… I’ll call him “Dick.”… Continue reading

#Weekly #Tanka Prompt #Poetry Challenge – Week 83 – Spring & Joy

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      Remembering youth, we live again through children, their joy becomes ours. Spring fades to summer and fall, yet winter holds wondrous life.       ©Joelle LeGendre

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm : Children

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  Dad said Grandma’s house was “rustic.” I think he meant “rusty.” I wanted to visit with Fat White Dog because she’s my favorite.  I asked Grandma why she couldn’t put the other… Continue reading

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #92 Life&Path

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Flows the path of life, child in mother’s footsteps walks toward her byway.

Try-Athlon

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I’m shamelessly copying most of this from my own Facebook page.  Only this time I can use bullets instead of dashes.   Well… I’m NOT Johanna Quass, who can do this at 86 years old.… Continue reading

Visiting

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I’m in Atlanta visiting my son and my granddaughter.   My granddaughter is imaginative, entertaining and hilarious! As an example: Munchkin:  Take off your glasses, Grandma. Me:  Why? Munchkin:  I want to see… Continue reading

Why this week sucks (and doesn’t)

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There should be a forum for people to write about things that suck this week.    But because I try to be grateful for the blessings in my life, I’ll start out with… Continue reading