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Knowledge of November

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  “November Themes!” (posted by Marian) Pick one or more themes to write about. Secret/Thanksgiving The secret to enjoying Thanksgiving is to know for which things in your life you are grateful. Sidewalks/Autumn Leaves … Continue reading

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Claus Travel

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #326 Words:  monkeys, moon, sword, chop, relish, sting, kiss, strap, fly, merge, shimmy, crime Thought we heard police choppers, and strange monkey noises, too. Realized it was Santa’s sleigh, and reindeer bells flying past moon. … Continue reading

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Halloween

Written for:  Haiku Horizons  “treat” children in costume going door to door, begging for treats https://haikuhorizons.wordpress.com/

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Just Another Sad Holiday

Written for:  Carpe Diem Namasté, The Spiritual Way #9, Mother’s Day “I have sought the Internet for some information about this holiday and I ran into the following:” ‘Mother’s Day is a celebration honoring mothers and motherhood, maternal bonds, and the … Continue reading

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Yom Kippur

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Holiness/Holy Day Your Challenge:  Write a new poem about a specific Holy Day or about the concept of Holiness. Serious and silent, Dad appeared mystical on Yom Kippur. From sundown to sundown, he fasted, and … Continue reading

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Unpredictable

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1184 – Spring Equinox In ancient Egypt Achnaton, a pharoh, promoted the One-God Religion of the Sun and in that religion the returning of the light was also an important issue. “fair weather by Spring’s Equinox” … Continue reading

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Adeline’s Kitchen

Written for:  Quickly – Simply Make of ’em what you will Extra chair, here. Four people will share a meal at this table in Adeline’s. Centerpieces are hardly that; artificial flowers stand like soldiers in rinsed out soda bottles. Code of … Continue reading

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Written for Quickly #18 – Whole Cloth Begin with a lie. At some point mention a specific date. Include one small animal and one large one (names will suffice). Before you finish, correct the lie in such a way that … Continue reading

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Groundhog Day

Written for:  The Twiglets – #7 – a holiday morning On this day, awaken to frost on window- sill.  Still you are hopeful that Spring may arise early this year. Fear of additional snow and black ice could melt. All depends on … Continue reading

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Holiday Surprise

Written for:  The Daily Post Unseen Left home in a hurry, worried about arriving late. Thanksgiving Day– we had the pies. Hours passed, and we said our goodbyes, stuffed and sated. Opened front door, called to our cat, Jake. Nothing. … Continue reading

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