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***REMINDER!*** SAVE THE DATE AND DON’T BE LATE!: Author Annie Chiappetta Appearing OnProgress and Disability Radio

  SAVE THE DATE!     When? June 27, 2019. 6 PM Central. What? Annie Chiappetta will be discussing her new book, Words of Life: Poems and Essays. Where? On Disability and Progress, heard at KFAI 90.3   Can’t make … Continue reading

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RELEASED AUGUST 8, 2019 PRE-ORDER NOW! FROM AUTHOR MEREDITH LEIGH BURTON REBEKAH’S REFUGE   Hello all: I am thrilled to announce that I have a new novella releasing on August 8, 2019.  The book is entitled Rebekah’s Refuge, and is … Continue reading

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A Walk in the Woods #Poetry

Originally posted on My Corner:
A couple of years ago, I wrote the following poem for a contest sponsored by National Braille Press, but it didn’t win. So, I submitted it to The Avocet, and to my surprise, it appeared…

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Smorgasbord Posts from Your Archives – #Potluck – Essay — Summer Weather Forecasting is for the Birds by HL Carpenter

Originally posted on Smorgasbord Blog Magazine:
Welcome to the series  Posts from Your Archives, where bloggers put their trust in me. In this series, I dive into a blogger’s archives and select four posts to share here to my audience.…

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My Father’s Orange

Originally posted on Jewniquely Myself:
I phoned my Dad yesterday to wish him a Happy Father’s Day. We shared pleasantries about the weather, about my kids, about our mutual frustrations with “smart” technology. We spoke of love for one another;…

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Newly Wed Blues

Originally posted on Mystical Strings:
I can’t tell you how hard it seems, This newly “wedded bliss.” Depression takes the place of dreams. Already come to this? I give Me up and put Me out; I wrap myself in you.…

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