The Lunatic, the Lover, and the Poet

Monday’s Muse: Celia’s Reply 4

Monday’s Muse: Celia’s Reply

How was your Mother’s Day, moms? Mine was the best it probably could have been, all things considered. Big Son made me my favorite muffins (cranberry orange) and eggs and served both with some hot tea. Then he gave me a poem he wrote for me and his graduation picture in...

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What’s Happened to Children’s Programming?

I’m writing today from my dining room table where I have a gorgeous view of my backyard where the sun is shining, briefly, today. We had some strong storms last night and rain in the forecast for the next week. Incredibly, the next forecasted sunny day happens to be my birthday....

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(Spoiler Alert) Avengers 2: Age of Ultron Review

I’m going to try and get through this without too many spoilers but there are some that will crop up. You have been warned. Stop reading any further if you don’t want to know more. Skip down to the end though because I’ve added a new poem. Last Friday I went...

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Decompressing

Hello, my darlings! I apologize for taking a few days away from the blog. My two April challenges ended and I apparently did not foresee the emotional toll it would take on me. Life has a funny way of forcing you to slow way the heck down. So, when the train...

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April Challenges Bring May Recovery

There is still a post in the Blogging A to Z Challenge to write, one to genuflect about our progress and how the month went. The final encore before the curtain is drawn for another year. When I began both April challenges I thought it would end up being a breeze....

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Elvis Has Left the Building

It’s done. The last day of both challenges. I’m going to miss it. I’ve met some new people, read some interesting blogs, and cemented current friendships. Not that we have to stop, but now we won’t be required to keep up with our blogs or visit others. It will be a...

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Because I Can and It Is Fun

I had to do it. I said I might, and I did. Thanks to the Blogging A to Z Challenge, I met a fellow poet and he wrote this poem that I had to respond to. Al, this is for you.   Moms Know All the Answers By Jessica Scott  ...

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Penultimately Yours…

I think I failed today’s poetry prompt. We are supposed to write a review. It can be about anything, which did open up a lot of doors to me since today’s blogging letter of the day is Y. Except, I’m not so sure mine is a review. Although, in my head...

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X is for…

X and O By Jessica Scott     X and O. Kisses and hugs. You can have one or the other, Though in general they play Follow the Leader.   X and O. Easily missed when lost, They make the miles disappear When found at the end of a letter.  ...

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