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Enjoying Time Alone or Partying with Friends

Party & Enjoy are the haiku prompt words for the #weeklyhaikuchallenge at Ronovan Writes. Most every one likes a party at one time or another. Some of the best parties are spent with friends and family. It's a time for enjoying the moments together. Party Time for All Let's have a party Tea and cookies,… Continue reading Enjoying Time Alone or Partying with Friends

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Inspired By Nature, People and Music

What motivates or inspires you? What awakens the creativity within you? When you are feeling down, what helps to snap you out of it? The Five Minute Friday word for the week is inspire. Whenever I am feeling overwhelmed, spending time outdoors helps me to relax and refocus. Inspired By Music and Teaching  We spent… Continue reading Inspired By Nature, People and Music

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Ocean Waves, Children and Treasures

Whether calm and peaceful or wild and furious with waves crashing along the shore, the ocean is a force to be reckoned with. You can find all the information for the weekly challenge at Ronovan Writes.  My first haiku comes from thoughts of the crashing of waves especially during a storm.     For the… Continue reading Ocean Waves, Children and Treasures

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Collected Treasures Both Tangible and Intangible

My daughter, Jamie Bagley, is good at coming up with writing prompts and giving lots of encouragement. Jamie suggests we write a list poem using what we have collected through the month of June. She's given some examples to help us along. When I first saw the prompt I'll admit I was at a loss to… Continue reading Collected Treasures Both Tangible and Intangible

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Steady and Sure with God as My Guide

I am combining my writing prompts this week, because they go together so well. The Five Minute Friday prompt is the word STEADY. The first thing that came to mind was the thought that slow and steady wins the race, from the story about the tortoise and the hare. That's good advice, but sometimes we need more than ourselves… Continue reading Steady and Sure with God as My Guide

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Rain: A Welcome Refreshment from the Heat

Last week my daughter, Jamie Bagley, provided a writing prompt that asked the question,What do you do when the rain calls you?  I guess there's still a kid in me. These first two haiku and subsequent writing are my response to Jamie's prompt.  A Summer Rain Drip, drop, drip drop, drip Slowly comes the summer rain… Continue reading Rain: A Welcome Refreshment from the Heat