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Million Mile Month: April 2022 Part 2

As of the end of this day (April 22, 2022), this pedometer geek has completed over 89 miles toward the 100 miles set as a goal for this year’s Million Mile Month at healthcode.org . With a little more than … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Dialogue–Finding Peace and Contemplation…

in leisure time…playing board games. This week’s Haiku Dialogue column at the Haiku Foundation was all about spending time playing board games. The global community of haiku poets rose to the occasion. The guest editor, Marietta McGregor, chose haiku written … Continue reading

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The Collection: Baby Ducks Ate My Lunch

This past week’s prompt at Carrot Ranch ( http://www.carrotranch.com ) was to write a 99-word (no more, no less) flash fiction piece about baby ducks eating my lunch, and to go where the prompt led. The results were varied. This … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Dialogue–Finding peace and contemplation…

in quiet spaces…far from crowds. This week’s prompt over at the Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, was to write a haiku about finding peace and contemplation in quiet spaces, far from crowds. There were haiku from poets from around … Continue reading

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Sign of the times…

Originally posted on Rethinking Life:
Photo:  Hanna Balan Unsplash

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The Collection: Free Pies

This week at Carrot Ranch ( http://www.carrotranch.com ) the prompt was to write a 99-word piece (no more, no less…and yes, the pun is intended, but I digress) on free pie because March 14 is known as Pi Day. Today, … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Dialogue–Finding Peace and Contemplation

…in quiet spaces (as in a cloister) was the theme of the Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, this past week. Haiku poets from around the world submitted haiku on the subject to Marietta McGregor, the guest editor for this … Continue reading

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The Collection: Robotic Writers

This week’s prompt over at Carrot Ranch ( http://www.carrotranch.com) was to write a 99-word (no more, no less) flash fiction about robotic writers. All the stories can be found on the blog on the above-mentioned link. This pedometer geek writer … Continue reading

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Chalk on the Walk: Photos

Here are a couple photos, taken by Sherry Grant, from Chalk on the Walk. Thanks, Zoe and Sherry Grant for showcasing a couple of this pedometer geek writer’s haiku. See all the photos at Facebook under Chalk of the Walk … Continue reading

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BP: Chalk on the Walk Haiku

There is a Facebook group called Chalk on the Walk Haiku. This group, which is run by a mother and daughter, writes and illustrates haiku on the sidewalk near their home. They post one just about every day. Their initiative … Continue reading

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