Month: December 2015

For authors, by authors, one word at a time

Dusk Always Precedes Dawn

I still remember the day I took this picture. I was at our local park with my husband and he was fishing. He always begs me to fish with him, he even bought me my own pole, but I just can’t handle the stillness; to just sit and stare at the water for so long.…
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December 31, 2015 1

The Darkroom: Wood of Mouth

Welcome to the Darkroom where we open our photo album to you to help spark your creativity. Each week we offer a new photo, but the story is yours to write. The Rules, because there are always rules: 1. The photo is here to spark your imagination. Use it as the landscape for your story,…
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December 31, 2015 3

Teacher Tales: End of Semester Reflections

The semester is over. There aren???t any more attached papers for me to look through. I won???t hear any anxiety-ridden voices on the other end of the phone asking to meet with me to help find a topic. There won???t be any more pumpkin-spiced lattes lazily curling steam from narrow plastic slits, or any more…
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December 30, 2015 0