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The Accessible Billy Collins

When I first told my husband that I was going to post some of my favorite poems each Saturday in April in a celebration of National Poetry Month, he said that he was impressed that not only did I have a favorite poem, I had enough favorites to fill a month. 🙂 Today, I want …

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Dipping your toes in the everyday moments

When I was in high school and college, many of my angst filled journal entries looked like poems.  That is not to say that I ever set out to write poetry.  That is just how the words laid themselves out on the page. As I have become more and more interested in writing fiction, my …

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