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Hello 2018

One of the best things about a Chinese dinner is the fortune cookie. Allan and I traditionally get Chinese take-out on New Year’s Eve, and this year I had to smile when I read my fortune: Choosing what you want … Continue reading

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The Contest

When I was about ten, I entered a writing contest in a children’s magazine. The task was to write a story ending. All I remember was that the story was about some kids who went to school one day and … Continue reading

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Christmas Chaos

I’m participating in Susanna Leonard Hill’s Holiday Story Contest. The task – tell a holiday story in 250 words or less that contains a surprise. Here goes! Christmas Chaos (243 words) by Rose Cappelli         ‘Twas the … Continue reading

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A Spine Poem

I am participating in the March Slice of Life Story Challenge. Thanks to the co-authors of              Two Writing Teachers for creating this  supportive community. Today I decided to try a spine poem. I remember … Continue reading

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A Day Late

I am participating in the March Slice of Life Story Challenge. Thanks to the co-authors of              Two Writing Teachers for creating this  supportive community. Yesterday Was World Poetry Day which totally escaped me until … Continue reading

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Smile (sort of)

I am participating in the March Slice of Life Story Challenge. Thanks to the co-authors of              Two Writing Teachers for creating this  supportive community. This morning I had my picture taken (sort of). But … Continue reading

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What a Difference a Day Makes

I am participating in the March Slice of Life Story Challenge. Thanks to the co-authors of              Two Writing Teachers for creating this  supportive community.         We have experienced some unusually warm … Continue reading

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