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rebbecca-hill's picture
Apr.19.2012
At the stop sign she sees an older couple. The man is on the woman’s left, and with the subdued colors of his clothing, it seems he is the canvas for the woman—his beloved—in her turquoise shirt. She holds his right hand in her left as her right hand rests on her cane with firmness and grace. The...
michael-seidel's picture
Oct.22.2011
I don't think a writer's brain ever turns off. As I heard my niece and sister-in-law bring my wife and me up to date on their lives and business, and what's happening with other family members, the Writer within applies it all to stories, characters, or details to enliven stories and characters. It...