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Child of the Kaites: Chapter 14

Find previous chapters here. The morning dawns with strong light on a ravaged hilltop.  No plants within three arms’ lengths remain in the ground.  Their roots lay atop the dirt, churned so that rocks lie on the surface and stems … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day!  I’m very thankful for all of you who read this blog, especially you, Tetiana Aleksina and ashleydhansen 🙂 As a token of my love for all of you, here’s a love-related poem I wrote a while back.  I hope it gives … Continue reading

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Thankfulness

I’m Thankful For… by Beth Wangler The breath in my lungs, The beat of my heart, The warmth of the sun When a new day starts, The cool breeze that blows, Sweet mint tea, The sunset that glows O’er a … Continue reading

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Nephew

Today I interrupt your regularly scheduled programming of poetry and stories for a life update: My best friend’s baby was born!!! I can’t remember if I mentioned that I was co-planning her baby shower.  It ended up being the most … Continue reading

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Noemi’s Dragon: Chapter Seventeen

Sorry for the long wait!  Thanks for being patient with me 🙂 You can find previous chapters here.   For a moment, Garrin was too astonished to move.  That didn’t happen to him often.  Actually, that had never happened to … Continue reading

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Noemi’s Dragon: Chapter Sixteen

Find previous chapters here. Two days.  Her birthday was in two days. Little was left of this day.  As Noemi trudged after Garrin, the low sun shone through the trees ahead of them.  She had to squint to make out … Continue reading

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Perfect Love

Perfect Love by Beth Wangler So this is what they mean By perfect love that casts out fear: Your face I’ve never seen, But still I know that You are near. Your presence makes me bold To take the risks … Continue reading

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Wondering if Romance is Still Real (The Answer is Yes)

Over the holiday season, I worked at Barnes and Noble.  The quickest path to the break room through the shelves heavy with thousands of books was down the romance aisle. Now, I’ve never considered myself a typical girl.  Sure, I … Continue reading

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Rescue: A Love Poem to Rain

On my drive to work, I get a brief glimpse of the ocean.  Today it featured an armada of dark rain clouds sailing in.  In a sudden thrill of excitement, I wrote a couple of love poems to rain, beloved … Continue reading

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My Goals in Life: Or, an Answer to the Question Everyone Asks a College Grad

In a couple of days, I graduate, and a few days after that, I start my first full-time job.  It’s an office job, a “real,” nine-to-five job.  Everyone keeps asking, “What are your plans for life?  Where do you want … Continue reading

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