Author: Brenda

Fine Lines

You define me between your lines that divide my form into its parts. Now pieces to be sorted, stamped, and appraised. The lesser ones summarily dismissed. My soul erased from the page – of no merit before your jaded eyes. Shapeless and without consequence, its worth not so easily summoned. You define me between your

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Cookie Jar

She’s a lady for hire in high end silk – If you can afford her, that is. She’ll laugh at all your jokes, and make you forget you’re payin’. And you’re not gonna care no more cause she’s yours for the night. Josephine’s gonna make it all right. Her latest creation on the floor. But

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A Quick Update

  Hi everyone, and happy weekend! ๐Ÿ™‚ I just wanted to share a few thoughts outside of my usual posts.ย  This morning, I participated in my very first podcast interview about my writing. Sounds great, right. ๐Ÿ™‚ Not! I totally bombed it, so now I’m nursing my injured pride back to health. It should be

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Carla’s Song

Her long slender back turned to the crowd while a single guitar starts to the left. A slow beating reminder of that afternoon as Jimmy’s fingers slide across its silver strings. They been playin’ for nearly five years and sang the same song a thousand times. A favorite among the local patron looking to drink

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A Blog Party at Jacqueline’s!

Yay! Itโ€™s fun time this time. Can you believe that January is finished already? Phew! I canโ€™t stop saying it, time sure flies. Welcome to my house and Happy New Year to all those I havenโ€™t chatted with this year. I hope your weekend is going great. Here is a toast to a great year.

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Restless Waters

The smile upon her lips but a freshly painted mask. Old scars covered in pink ice for the yearly masquerade ball. Her long blue dress dancing in the moonlight as she stands by a lonely window. Looking down at the brightly light city, she orders back the tears. Her date due to arrive, leaving no

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