Weekend Coffee Share

Today has been a long but productive one. I spent most of the day working on my blog plan for 2018. With my headphones on, I am able to slip into another world and concentrate on my goals. It’s hard sometimes not to become distracted by the goings on around me. My husband has been... Continue Reading →

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Broken Lights

Writing and Reflections

*reblogging an old poem…

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Beneath the sparkling surface

Under festive ribbons and bows

Behind stockings hung with care

Lurks another side to Christmas

Filled with despair

 

In the quiet night

sits a young mother alone

by the cracked ceramic jar

emblazoned with “Pennies for a Rainy Day”

She knows it won’t go far

 

Across town

the room begins to fill

with the homeless and the poor

Thankful for hot meals

No other gifts will grace their door

 

Up the stairs

in a silent apartment

an old man moans

Recording another holiday

spent all alone

 

As we hustle and bustle

and gather last minute things

We should all pause to think

All the forgotten during this festive time

Who live on the brink

https://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_prompt/getting-seasonal/

http://thereveriejournal.com/2014/12/15/holiday-madness/

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Even After Ever After

Stretching to reach that place where highest ambition and expectation collide the place in between lines of truth yours mine mine the place spinning desperation and hope to create that something new where gratitude can capture eternity now even after ever after photo: Pixabay prompts: #WrittenRiver, #BeautifulMess, #WyldeVerse, #SWPrompt, Poets on the Page, #deccmchallenge

Author Interview – Cecelia Wilson – “Back to Bremen” (Non-Fiction/History/WWII)

toofulltowrite (I've started so I'll finish)

Hey there everyone.

The weekend is upon us once more, doesn’t time fly when you are having fun!

Come to think of it, where has most of 2017 gone too? Pretty much down the plughole if I am honest with you! 🙂 I feel like I’ve blinked and missed most of it.

OK, let’s get serious for a minute, even if it hurts.

Just a quick note before we get started properly. I link to a lot of other articles in my posts, so WordPress users please check your Spam folders in your Setting Menus and approve any links/pingbacks that you find from me to improve the visibility of your own blog posts, as well as mine, it’s a win win for us both 😉

As you may have seen in my videos and posts of the past few days, I am currently in the midst of poetry madness all…

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