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Something on your “to-do list” that never gets done.

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I have postponed a chapbook a few times. There is no hurry though. Our previous book, Quiet Christmas Poetry, began as a blog and then became a large print chapbook in 2014. The book is still shared and read.

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books to read

What books do you want to read?

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I do not remember learning how to read, but remember well the wonder of books, libraries, and gradually growing my own collection. I read the Bible, poetry books and journals. novels, and memoirs. Examples of authors are Jan Karon, Luci Shaw, and Ted Kooser. Many wonderful writers I could mention!

small home library
books and journals
to read at different times
some to reread
and some to give away

used books
new for me
light on old
and new leaves
of a house plant

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Daily Prompt: January 25, 2023

List five things you do for fun.

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I read and view blogs – poetry, prose, and other art. Print books and poetry journals as well. And I cook simple meals and watch the seasons from the kitchen window. I create new posts and write new poems. Music – many things add beauty to my days. Thank you.

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Reflection and Revision

What could you do differently?

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I have taught writing and read many books about creativity and writing. There is encouragement to try, practice your craft, grow, make changes as needed.

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