The Twin

via Daily Prompt: Silhouette I have a twin.  It’s like no other.  It’s not quite identical but yet it’s uncanny A fraternal twin, no doubt; it doesn’t look like me; distortions abound With one step into the sunlight, it mirrors my movements in every nook and cranny I move, turn, jump around and down, my…

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Promote Your Blog in 2018

Originally posted on MakeItUltra™:
Hi Everyone, In 2017 I started a blog post called “Promote Your Blog” where fellow bloggers could share and promote their blog with the MIU community. This post resulted in 25,000+ views and 4,000+ bloggers sharing the who, what and why behind their blog. I want to create a new directory…

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To Trill A Princess

Ah, yes.  When I hear a trilling sound, it’s hard for me to NOT think of Disney. Only Snow White can trill like a bird.  If only WE could be so lucky to trill and then land Prince Charming over a wishing well dressed in rags. But then (laughing)  Klinger, from M*A*S*H 4077 couldn’t trill…

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What To Do, What To Do…

I’m the worst list maker. I can make all sorts of lists.  One of two things happen.  Either, I lose it.  Or, second, nothing gets done and I keep that paper so it becomes clutter – something else to pile up on any flat surface. But now, I need ideas on what to write about. …

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Escaping Into Darkness

It’s just another day in the darkness Lost, alone, afraid, hopeless What am I?  Who am I?   Five Steps forward, Six back Why? Why does this keep happening? When I gain some, I lose more. It’s become maddening.   “You don’t handle stress well” heard as “I failed again” I try to see the lessons…

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Flying Blind

via Daily Prompt: Risky So filled with hope, with wonder, with dreams beyond imagination The desperate woman took the plunge and returned to work She had been lost to the workforce, to life, and to society for years She thought she had been relegated to eternal damnation For one reason only:  her mental illness.  Her…

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Ascending From The Bottom

via Daily Prompt: Ascend A woman working, climbing, ascending to the top of the mountain Past the misery, where she screamed; Primal Screams echo like a fountain Or, was she Hearing Echoes?  Echoes of her past?  Of one Bad Day too many Where she couldn’t see the Beauty Among the Thorns all along the journey The…

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My Heartache

I sit staring out the window; I admire the beauty, the decrepit.  The joy, the horror of life. What is my heart telling me?  What is it speaking to me?  What am I feeling?  Oh so much Colors changing, dying leaves.  Emotions from people from betrayal, like a paring knife Animals scurrying to gather nuts…

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