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As a thirty one year old woman with three children I have to say I haven’t been grounded in quite some time… that is until this week. My eleven year old, as sweet as can be, grounded me from ‘being sick’. All in one month, I have had a kidney infection, liver problems, and a […]

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Poetry In Color

I enjoy reading and writing poetry and if you follow my posts you made have read one or two of my poems. Today I want to share with you one of my inspirations and the only poet who’s works I have memorized. Countee Cullen.   He was born in 1903 and lived a short but influential […]

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A dull pain slowly awakens me. Under my hip is a metal toy car. And in the waistband of my pants 5 little toes are being kept warm. I slept in those pants, Too tired to remove them the night before My arm is numb and my shoulder tweaked from cradling your head all night. […]

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