In Love With Love?

I was rambling through my archives today and came across this poem. Thought I’d give it a fresh airing — just ’cause I like it. Oh, I wish I were in love. How I love to be in love! It’s so great to be in love — Until you’re dumped. Oh, but love is soContinue reading “In Love With Love?”

It’s So Great to Be in Love?

Oh, I wish I were in love. How I love to be in love! It’s so great to be in love — Until you’re dumped. Oh, but love is so exciting, With emotions all igniting, In the favored one delighting — ‘Til you’re dumped. I believed in sweet romance, Loving arms in which to dance,Continue reading “It’s So Great to Be in Love?”

Prompt Nights # 29: Loss & Madness

This week’s prompt delves into the various aspects of loss and the volatile  emotions it can cause — and considers the possibility that there is a strong connection between loss and madness. I’m offering two pieces for this challenge. The first is a poem that considers loss without the madness — although making the decisionContinue reading “Prompt Nights # 29: Loss & Madness”

Tell Me A Story Saturday Writing Challenge – A Woman Scorned

  Here’s my own story in response to my “Tell Me A Story Saturday” challenge. Just follow the link to learn how to join in the fun. This week we are writing stories of 25 words or less.             A WOMAN SCORNED “Annie!  You’re attending my wedding?!” “I’m the planner.”Continue reading “Tell Me A Story Saturday Writing Challenge – A Woman Scorned”

100-Word Challenge for Grown Ups – Week # 107 – Three For One

I’m especially excited to be taking part in Julia’s challenge this week because I also invited students of my current creative writing class to participate as well. Many of my students are just too busy to write more than what’s required for the class right now, but two of them, Erin Campbell and Lyra McCartyContinue reading “100-Word Challenge for Grown Ups – Week # 107 – Three For One”