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 tinywords.com. 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….

Originally posted on From the Keyboard:
Because I can’t find the right prose. Because I am heartsick and furious that hate has been stoked, allowed to fester, and gain a stronghold here, and that so many are content to be…

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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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