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One-two-oh-seven-one Broadway. Just saying it sounds good. It has a pleasing rhythm. It was home during my junior-high, high school, and early college years. It was a big house compared to the one we moved from- an upstairs and downstairs, … Continue reading

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Writers Share

Writers share ideas, especially here at Two Writing Teachers, and especially during March. My slice today was sparked when I read Arheja. The slice about prices back in 1951 made me think of a magnet on my fridge: My mom … Continue reading

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I Can Hardly Wait!

Spring Break is getting closer. We all are so ready for some extended time off to recharge. I was thinking, though, it would be just another week at home. I’m still not comfortable with the idea of traveling, and I … Continue reading

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Where are the Words?

Words have gone missing Inspiration disappeared I try to write But my mind is numb Ideas tease But stay out of reach This happens sometimes It doesn’t last forever I won’t give up I know Eventually I’ll find a word … Continue reading

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Thank Goodness for Sunshine

What a day! You don’t need all the gory details, but there were tears, there were punches thrown, and there was a runaway -not my tears, or punches, or running- but definitely my stress. Thank goodness for sunshine. It was … Continue reading

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Grand Canyon

I almost went to the Grand Canyon this morning. Have you been there? Sunny Arizona. Deep, craggy valleys. Majestic views. Crowds of tourists. Yeah, that’s not the one. The one I nearly visited did have deep, craggy sides. But it … Continue reading

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REMINDER

Not exactly “trending,” but I saw it several times scrolling Twitter and Facebook… a reminder from our superintendent. Today is PIT Day and there is no school for students. What is PIT Day you ask? Can you guess? The acronym … Continue reading

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The Starving Artist

I saw him as I drove to work. It was early, but the sun was fully up. Still, the air outside was below freezing, and it seemed early to be working the street. There he was, though, pacing up and … Continue reading

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Hope Springs Up

The sun is shining and warming the day The birds are chattering a happy song The neighbor kids are running and laughing in the yard I got the first shot this morning My heart feels lighter… Hope springs up!

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Soup

What could be better than a warm bowl of potato soup on a cold winter night? A warm bowl of potato soup with cheese and bacon bits to sprinkle on top delivered by your sweet little next door neighbor and … Continue reading

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