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sherrie-theriault's picture
Oct.18.2013
October 18     Where do I live?   Fleeter of foot is my goal.  I race to catch the prize thoroughbreds as they flee.  I play chase, I win, I lose, I fall in the mud, I break my leg.  None of this does anything for the horses either, they are loose and confused; off...
sherrie-theriault's picture
Aug.06.2013
August 6     I didn’t mean to make you laugh     You think I’m witty, well, yes, I have always been like this, no one knew quite what to do with me as a small child, but I have grown into this acumen, or possibly grown out into it is closer to accurate.  I was dark witted...
sherrie-theriault's picture
Nov.10.2012
  November 10   I DON’T SEE HOW       This is the smallest of the fragile excuses I use to keep from doing things to make me happy.  Petty in a way I would never be with others, I rake my desires and tiny little hopes over the coals.  Tired platitudes are plated...
rina-macasaet's picture
Apr.18.2012
I think that it’s note worthy to say that birthdays are special. I think that while it is most appreciated receiving birthday greetings, what truly matters for me in addition to being remembered is remembering. Not just remembering for the sake of being polite because Facebook announces a birthday...
m-kathy-brown's picture
Jan.03.2011
There is a type of house cleaning I would rather avoid, and then there is the kind I actually relish. The first strikes me as a mundane chore; the second, an anticipated delight. My mother often voiced how much she hated doing housework because it would never last. She would say, "...
michele-anna-jordan's picture
Dec.29.2010
New Year’s resolutions have never had much appeal for me. I find them vaguely annoying and Puritanical. I’ll lose weight, I’ll stop smoking, I’ll drink less, I’ll pay off my credit cards, I’ll clean my closets, I’ll exercise, I’ll exercise more, I’ll spend less time on Facebook, I’ll watch less TV...
mylene-dressler's picture
Apr.08.2010
Dear Friends, What a lovely bit of news I have to share with you today.  Have you ever thought how delightful it would be to combine a spa weekend with writing, creativity, and inspirational events?  I will do so this fall, October 3-4, at Lake Austin Spa and Resort in Austin, Texas.  Two of my...
allan-james-cox's picture
Jan.24.2010
Juicing Juicing Up the Ordinary  1. "Form ever follows function," wrote architect Louis Sullivan. Cite true function-not rhetoric-and you can juice up a lot of dry dirt.  2. I seek signs and feelings for what wins my heart for our dwelling, each and every day. How do we bend- our house...