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Feel the Storm (NaPoWriMo Day 17)

Feel the Storm By, Donna M. Monnig   Thunder shakes the earthen floor, I hear the wind’s lonesome roar. I feel the rain upon my skin, I see the lightning flash again. I smell the storm in the air – Beautiful, … Continue reading

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A Dragon’s Disdain (NaPoWriMo Day 15)

A Dragon’s Disdain By Donna M. Monnig   The dragon looked on with disdain On his face he wore a massive scowl; How could they expect him to remain,   To fight and travel with company so fowl? The very thought … Continue reading

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My Un-Life (NaPoWriMo Day 13)

My Un-Life By Donna M. Monnig   I look out upon the whale road imagining it’s floor below, A graveyard of wooden whales, hidden beneath the sky candle’s glow.   In my hands I hold paper memory, it will outlast … Continue reading

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The Jewelry Box

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Cinderella’s Courage

Cinderella’s Courage An Essay By, Donna M. Monnig We’ve all heard the story of Cinderella, daughter of a well-respected man, forced into servitude after his death by her evil stepmother and wicked stepsisters, rescued by a dashing prince to live … Continue reading

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Who Knew You Could Learn Such Important Things In College?

By, Donna M. Monnig Kids are one thing in life that I think I know something about – you might even say that I’m an expert on the subject… after all I was once a kid myself! (What more qualification should I … Continue reading

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A Soldier’s Paradise

A Soldier’s Paradise A Poem By, Donna M. Monnig {Poem reprinted from, Echoes of Time: A Collection of Rhyme} A soldier’s paradise dost need not gold, Just warm sunshine away from the cold. They don’t need diamonds, jewels, or such things, … Continue reading

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