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THE ADDICTION TREE

Did you ever have a tree you didn’t want to grow? So you chop off all the topping but leave the roots below. You raise arms victoriously, you’re champion of the wild! The roots below watch and know, and give … Continue reading

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MEH

I pity the fool Who heads into slavery Knowing likely harm. ************** Written for Ronovan’s haiku challenge using words “fool” and “head” https://ronovanwrites.com/2021/03/08/ronovan-writes-weekly-haiku-poetry-prompt-challenge-348-fool-and-head/ ************** Image: Pexels.com Ike louie Natividad (I edited the picture for shape)

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FINDING BEAUTY IN UNEXPECTED PLACES, part 2

After Betty died, Jake gave me a stack of his writings.  I was shocked at this creative side of him.  And I was surprised that he was sober and off the couch enough to produce such writings.  I’m typing as … Continue reading

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SEND THOSE TOADS PACKING – TOMORROW

Googled image from new account Story Time: The plagues were being loosed on Egypt.  First off, the waters were all turned to blood.  Pharaoh wasn’t too bothered, he just sent for his magicians who did the same thing.    A … Continue reading

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A “CAN DO IT” WOMAN

Mother was a mastermind of creative ingenuity along with common sense, and endless energy. And guts. I’ve decided to relate why I added “and guts.”  After daddy died, she became addicted on Valium which had been prescribed by her doctor.  … Continue reading

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