Monthly Archives: June 2018

Carrot Ranch: Sketch of Aunt Tillie (Flash Fiction)

Eulogy for Aunt Tillie I remember Aunt Tillie affectionately although she preferred my sisters Sally and Connie more. I think she liked me more once I began wearing glasses. Aunt Tillie was a bit silly, even odd. She always wore … Continue reading

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BP: Tinywords

This pedometer geek is honored to have one of my haiku published alongside many stalwart haiku in the 18.1 Issue of Tinywords. It is the haiku for today and can be found at Check out all of them there … Continue reading

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Immigrant… (a re-run)

I am re-posting the blog that I wrote in January, 2017 in regards to my take on immigrants in the wake of the various bans on immigrants. I repeat it now because I continue to be distressed over similar issues, … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Window, Stained Glass

This week’s theme at the Haiku Foundation’s Haiku Window was stained glass. KJ Munro chose one of the two I submitted. It is as follows: broken heart lead came fixes the stained glass Nancy Brady, 2018 For those unfamiliar with … Continue reading

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I Can’t Write My Story Because I’m Not A Writer

Originally posted on Eva Lesko Natiello:
? photo by Anton Vakulenko Someone said this to me the other night at an event I attended for people who have consulting businesses. This guy is a consultant with a compelling personal story,…

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The Color of….

From Barb, a poem of outrage about shameful events happening right now.

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Grace Said

Originally posted on Michael Seidel, writer:
I consider this very apt. I don’t know how often I encounter people who tell me they’ve been thinking about writing a book, or they want to write a book. If you’re a writer,…

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Saturday’s Bumper Sticker

Or we did and have become bums (albeit retired bums)! Thanks Michael for your bumper sticker. Or we did and have become bums (albeit retired bums)! Thanks Michael for your bumper sticker.View original post

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The Journey of a Thousand Miles… (April)

…begins with a single step. This pedometer geek was not slacking towards the thousand mile goal although slacking is definitely seen in regards to this post about April’s steps and reads. It is now June and other things have gotten … Continue reading

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Originally posted on purehaiku:
north star Polaris … her fingers trace all the stars of Ursa Major ? © Nancy Brady 2018 ? This is Nancy’s first appearance here at Pure Haiku. She is both a writer and reader….a writer of haiku…

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