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Kurt Vonnegut

"When I was 15, I spent a month working on an archeological dig. I was talking to one of the archeologists one day during our lunch break and he asked those kinds of “getting to know you” questions you ask young people: Do you play sports? What’s your favourite subject? And I told him, no… Continue reading Kurt Vonnegut

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Poetry Challenge – October Reminder

October Prompt: ~ Write a poem to, or about, your future self. How might you see yourself, or your life, in ten years time.   Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com   This prompt is merely a suggestion and you may choose a topic of your liking and still be included in the challenge. Remember to… Continue reading Poetry Challenge – October Reminder

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Proverbial Friday – Global Wisdom

I find there to be profound wisdom in proverbs, sayings and quotes and I marvel at the way they are so succinct in communicating messages to the reader. Mostly anonymous, they come to us from past generations and from across cultures. They speak of experiences of lives lived and lessons learned. Quotes, like proverbs, make… Continue reading Proverbial Friday – Global Wisdom

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Proverbial Friday – Global Wisdom

I find there to be profound wisdom in proverbs, sayings and quotes and I marvel at the way they are so succinct in communicating messages to the reader. Mostly anonymous, they come to us from past generations and from across cultures. They speak of the experiences of lives lived and lessons learned. Quotes, like proverbs,… Continue reading Proverbial Friday – Global Wisdom

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Poetry Writing tips and Challenge for April

This could be the first bilingual poetry challenge on wordpress. Join in. Running from March to November. You can write on the topic of your choice or use our prompt. Poetry tips given each month and linkbacks fro all participants are included.

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Proverbial Friday- Global Wisdom

I find there to be profound wisdom in proverbs, sayings and quotes and I marvel at the way they are so succinct in communicating messages to the reader. Mostly anonymous, they come to us from past generations and from across cultures. They speak of the experiences of lives lived and lessons learned. Quotes, like proverbs,… Continue reading Proverbial Friday- Global Wisdom

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Proverbial Friday – Global Wisdom

I find there to be profound wisdom in proverbs, sayings and quotes and I marvel at the way they are so succinct in communicating messages to the reader. Mostly anonymous, they come to us from past generations and from across cultures. They speak of the experiences of lives lived and lessons learned. Quotes, like proverbs,… Continue reading Proverbial Friday – Global Wisdom

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Weekend Writing Prompt – Heartbeat

Can you smell that? I questioned my husband. More interested in the television screen, his reply was an inaudible mumble. "Those kids are smoking," I hissed. "The rules were the rules, after all." I'd had misgivings about hosting a party for my daughter Kim and her teenage school friends, but she'd convinced me they'd stick… Continue reading Weekend Writing Prompt – Heartbeat

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Upcoming Poetry Challenge for Beginner Poets

Are you a writer or a poet, or you would like to be. This poetry challenge is for complete beginners who wish to write. We support you through the six months the challenge runs. One poem per month. You can do it!! Join in..

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Proverbial Friday – Global Wisdom

Wise words from our ancestors, passed down from generation to generation. Best savoured a little a time. They may sound trite, the authors are anonymous, and wisdom is surely found within their concise words. Join in the discussion to see what we can learn form them.