Monthly Archives: August 2015

STEPPING OUT IN THE DARK – AugustMoon finale

It is the last day of August and last day for AugustMoon 2015.  It has been a wonderful few weeks of writing.  These weeks of reflection have given me rest and pause to see with more clarity into the world … Continue reading

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FIRE WITHIN – AugustMoon Day 12

When I hear the words ‘lit up from within’ what immediately comes to mind is a fire eater.  I wonder if that is where the term ‘fire in the belly’ comes from.  You would certainly be lit up.  And if … Continue reading

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THE BRIGHTEST STAR – AugustMoon Day 11

You have always been the brightest star in my sky from the moment I began as a speck in your womb. You have nourished and nurtured me with your body until my birth. We were one.  Then we became two. … Continue reading

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MUSIC- HEART AND SOUL – AugustMoon Day 10

I love the power of music to lift the spirits. On another day, I would probably head to the stereo and put on K. D. Lang’s Hallelujah and let her voice carry me up, over, and beyond.  Most likely I … Continue reading

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LUMINOUS FIRST LOVE – AugustMoon Day 9

There’s no love like first love.  What woman can forget her first?  It is all true – the silly things they say and sing about. I have felt it all.  I can admit it now. I’m old enough.  I can … Continue reading

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THE MOON AND ME – AugustMoon Day 8

I sat outside and told my secrets to the moon.  She listened with full attention, nodding and smiling.  I talked and talked, not stopping for a breath.  At long last I fell silent, empty of secrets.  I realized then the … Continue reading

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PULLING THE CURTAINS – AugustMoon, Day 7

I pull back the curtains and I see that it had rained.  The wet pavement glisten under the street lights.  Water cascades in front of the headlights as cars sped down the street. I watch the world outside from the … Continue reading

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TWILIGHT – AugustMoon Day 6

There is something about twilight that makes me feel comfy and at ease. The sun has set. The day is done.  Time to put away toil and fret.  Time to put up my feet, watch the evening sky and feel … Continue reading

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GUIDED BY THE LIGHT – AugustMoon Day 5

I could see a light in the distance but I wasn’t sure if I could make it that far. Should I try anyways, not knowing? Should I or shouldn’t I?  The tug of war begins.  I am worn out before … Continue reading

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MY SHADOW AND ME – AugustMoon day 4

So I had a conversation with my shadow the other day.  She finally caught up to me – my dark sister, my ugly twin.  All my life she’s dogged me – beside me, behind me. I had ignored her, looking … Continue reading

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