Category Archives: Personal Stories

Week 4 – Summer Short & Sweets Challenge – West of Wimple Willow Way

Week 4 – Summer Short & Sweets Challenge – West of Wimple Willow Way

Phew! Week 4. I`m half-way to the finish line when I realize I’m supposed to say something about sweets. I’m on a continual diet. Sorry, no sweets for me. Continue reading “Week 4 – Summer Short & Sweets Challenge – West of Wimple Willow Way” »

Are You Ready for Week 2’s Summer Short & Sweets Challenge?

Are You Ready for Week 2’s Summer Short & Sweets Challenge?

Welcome back to the 2nd installment of Summer Short & Sweets.

Before I reveal what I’ve written, I need to clarify that I wasn’t late last week. Susanna Leonard Hill said as long as the entry is posted on her blog before next week’s round is announced we’re good to go. What a relief. I’m now three days late, but that’s only if you go by last week’s rules. Continue reading “Are You Ready for Week 2’s Summer Short & Sweets Challenge?” »

Evacuation Alert for the City of Gold! What 5 Items Would You Take?

Evacuation Alert for the City of Gold! What 5 Items Would You Take?

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Poetry or Prose Contest – Happy Birthday! You’re One

Poetry or Prose Contest – Happy Birthday! You’re One

Susanna Leonard Hill, a published children’s author, is running a contest. The rules stipulate that entrants write a children’s story about a very creative and/or unique birthday celebration in 300 words or less in either poetry or prose. The entry must be posted on their blog between Saturday, May 19th, and Tuesday, May 22, 2012. Continue reading “Poetry or Prose Contest – Happy Birthday! You’re One” »

Why Celebrate Mother’s Day?

Why Celebrate Mother’s Day?

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Because…

M…Mothers are the best

O…Older, smarter, and wiser

T…Tough love they dish out

H…Hearts brimming with love

E…Earnestly wanting what’s best

R…Ready to listen, day or night

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