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  Ever green is the evergreen, stately, piercing the blue sky. From a distance I see an outline of a metropolis on some distant planet. On a trail in their … Continue reading

September 23, 2016 · 1 Comment

Lines, Poetry in Notion

Lines, Poetry in Notion ($7.50 plus tax and shipping) Think of how you feel about getting up in the morning to splashes of glorious color in the sky, or how … Continue reading

September 21, 2016 · 2 Comments

25 Days of Christmas, An Advent Journey

The perfect Advent Calendar! 25 Days of Christmas, An Advent Journey rejoices in the birth of Christ through poetry. Words and phrases that evoke Advent, a time of expectant waiting … Continue reading

September 20, 2016 · Leave a comment


A wise man will hear, and will increase learning; and a man of understanding shall attain unto wise counsels… (Proverbs 1:5) Whether it is the song of a lark or … Continue reading

September 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

Autumn’s Favor

Come autumn, Mom couldn’t pass up a roadside farm stand. She had to stop, shop, buy. The bright array of produce – juicy apples – plump pumpkins – piquant chili … Continue reading

September 8, 2016 · 3 Comments

A Better Day

Hang in there Romans 5:3-4 “And not only that, but we also glory in tribulations, knowing that tribulation produces perseverance; 4 and perseverance, character; and character, hope. Perseverance is an important … Continue reading

September 6, 2016

Q&A: Music at the Castaneda

A unique concert experience will take place on Sept. 10, in the historic Castaneda Hotel, featuring the works of famous composers and under the guidance of artistic director Ronald Maltais. … Continue reading

August 29, 2016 · 7 Comments

Short Fiction

The Music of Life I hate to dance. Period. That’s it. Today is my sister’s wedding day. She’s three years younger than I, which means I’m the spinster sister, although … Continue reading

August 25, 2016 · 5 Comments

Poetry abounds at Spot 59

The 38th Annual People’s Faire is next Saturday, Aug. 27. I will be in space 59 (see map), selling my books. Please stop by. Featured books are my latest publications, … Continue reading

August 20, 2016 · 2 Comments

Q&A With Sharon Stewart

Making a life with photography According to Sharon Stewart’s website bio, photography is in her genes. Her Great Great Aunt Sadie, Quaker, was a commercial photographer in 1880s Iowa, having … Continue reading

August 16, 2016 · 2 Comments

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