K is for Kyrielle: A-to-Z Challenge, Day Eleven

Today’s form is one I’ve written in before - the kyrielle. From PoetsCollective.org: A Kyrielle is a French form of rhyming poetry written in quatrains (a stanza consisting of 4 lines), and each quatrain contains a repeating line or phrase as a refrain (usually appearing as the last line of each stanza). Each line within… Continue reading K is for Kyrielle: A-to-Z Challenge, Day Eleven


Paralyzed by Choice

My morning ritual is basically a walking tour of broken creative promises. Get up, pack my notebook in my work bag - probably won’t crack it open today, but I should have it anyway, right? Just in case. In the living room, sit your son on the couch to put on his shoes and extract… Continue reading Paralyzed by Choice

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I May Have a Dollar Tree Problem

There are two things you should know about me right off the bat: 1.  I have elevated the act of on-line procrastination to a high art, and 2.  I have a borderline pathological obsession with the Dollar Tree. These are essential points to understanding how I have wasted a sizeable chunk of my allotted monthly… Continue reading I May Have a Dollar Tree Problem