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Joy – 100 Word Wednesday

100 Word Wednesday: Week 2 Challenge Joy In your face, I see my future. In your eyes, I see my rest. Alone, on an island of fear, I’ve waited for you many long years. I’ve not looked or searched, I’ve done that in the past. Instead I waited for you patiently. Of love, of faith,… Continue reading Joy – 100 Word Wednesday

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Three Line Tales: Beyond

This challenge is hosted by Sonya – @ Only 100 Words –  The idea? 3 lines about the picture, no matter how long or short, but only three lines!   Image Credit: Sean Tan Beyond Mesmerized by your touch Gliding through still water You leave me to my fate as you’ve left so many others ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ I… Continue reading Three Line Tales: Beyond

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Recycled Reads 2017

It’s that time of year again to dig through my bookshelves and decide what books to keep and what books to donate. For years, I’ve hung on to books that I wanted to read but hadn’t gotten around to actually reading. Last year, I saw the opportunity to joina challenge and choose 12 books –… Continue reading Recycled Reads 2017

100 Word Wednesday · Bikurgurl · Writing

100 Word Wednesday: Week 2

Join me for this 100 Word Weekly Writing Challenge — Week 1 What 100 words would you give this image? Interested in joining me? Check out the guidelines below and ping back to be included in the Writing Wrap-up! Let the writing begin! How to participate? A few guidelines as we begin…. Simply check my… Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: Week 2

100 Word Wednesday · Bikurgurl · Writing

Wind-Up Week 1: 100 Word Wednesday

Bikurgurl 2017 First Week – Yay! One of my goals for 2017 was to write more detailed entries with more focus, still using very few words. Inspired by Sonya of Only 100 Words, who hosts her own wonderful weekly challenge: Three Line Tales! As for our first week – we had wonderful submissions! I thoroughly… Continue reading Wind-Up Week 1: 100 Word Wednesday

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In response to Frank Jansen, of Dutch Goes the Photo, my thoughts on his beautiful imagery entitled ‘Sense of Loss’, for The Daily Post prompt: ‘Someday’. I saw this as less of loss than I did of gaining freedom. The Legend of the Butterfly The life cycle of the butterfly is well documented. Butterflies begin… Continue reading Someday…Freedom

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The Path – 100 Word Wednesday

100 Word Wednesday: Week 1 Challenge The Path Beside the trees lies a path in the snowy field. Air crisp with anticipation, springs breath merely a dream away. Gloaming long past, I seek refuge beyond. I silently saunter across the frozen ground, emboldened by the rising sun. Trees, in their dark surrender, give way to… Continue reading The Path – 100 Word Wednesday