Tag Archives: Texas

Latest Graduate School Project

As some of you know, I am back in graduate school after a twenty-five year hiatus.  Over the winter break, I decided to take a mini-course in Digital Storytelling.  My blogging has been pretty spotty since I returned to school in August, … Continue reading

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Texas Haibun

This is for the We Write Poems prompt on haibun.  Though I’ve written haiku, I’ve never intentionally written haibun.  Haibun put very simply, is a combination of short prose paired with a haiku.  They are connected, sometimes obviously but sometimes … Continue reading

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Japanese Garden Teahouse at Hermann Park in Houston

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During my recent visit to family I was able to make a stop at the Japanese Garden at Hermann Park in Houston, Texas (Thank you, Sis).  I visited this park as a child, but I don’t really remember it.  Perhaps … Continue reading

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RWP NaPoWriMo/Poetic Asides Day 9

I Can Still Hear It Though winter’s carol season had just passed, time doesn’t change discs. What Child Is This strummed my ears. There were still cookies, and cookies needed milk. After that first chocolate-chip bite, I took a sip … Continue reading

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Dad

Those familiar hands are thick, flecked with sun kisses, old paint and careless scars; nails blunt each finger with sturdy short caps, just a little jagged and dirty. One grips the pencil as the paintbrush, necessary tools, covering the paper … Continue reading

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