Tagged: inspiration

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Talkin’ ‘Bout Things

  Thing the First: Son 3 finished his homework in record time yesterday: 3 pages in 30 minutes (four if you count math front and back but he only has to do even or odd numbers depending on the day-still…it’s multiplying fractions, ’nuff said). We struggle every day getting him to...

I Do NOT Condone Drinking As a Writing Tool…BUT… 12

I Do NOT Condone Drinking As a Writing Tool…BUT…

Inspiration (according to the Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary): : something that makes someone want to do something or that gives someone an idea about what to do or create : a force or influence that inspires someone : a person, place, experience, etc., that makes someone want to do or create something...

For My British Wench 8

For My British Wench

So, I’m just sitting down and pulling Tornado into my lap to rock him to sleep. My eye falls onto this very special card and poem that a Very Special Someone sent me. And as I’m thinking about Her, a line pops into my head. As it does so, a song...

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Monday’s Muse: A Poem About Hemingway

Things are rather busy here today so I’m just going to drop this here and run. Today’s poem took shape because I had just glanced over at a book on my shelf and wondered who the author’s muse could have been. Voilá! A poem was born. Happy Monday everyone. xo Jesi...

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Reblogged From For Love Of…

From my friend Amber’s blog:   We are just right… There seems to be a theme going on lately. I am not sure what is going on, but it is maddening! First it started with a conversation with my mom that broke my heart. Then yesterday, I came across three blog posts...

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A Poem A Day for 31 Days

My friend CJ, whom I reference often, has decided to do a challenge: write 31 poems in 31 days. It’s called OctPoWriMo. She tweeted me and thought I’d be interested, but I really thought it would be too much for me to do this month. October is terribly busy with kids...

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Desiderata

Tonight I am struggling to find something to write. The words just will not come. I am heartsore this evening and, therefore, have decided to take a rest from things for the night. But I did want to put something inspiring up tonight so that tomorrow, or the next time I...

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Make It Count

“For a new year to bring you something new, make a move, like a butterfly tearing its cocoon! Make a move!”  Mehmet Murat Ildan Today is the first day of the rest of the year! Don’t begin the way you ended. Start new, start fresh, and make a difference starting today!...

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