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#Writing Prompt: an image, a word, a reason to write

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Smell: The Expressway to Memory

It’s nothing new to say our sense of smell is an expressway to memory. One whiff of black pavement on a hot day, and I am at Six Flags in the heat of summer during the late ’70’s. My dad worked a … Continue reading

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Memories, Stories, & Poetry: Threads that Bind Us

“I was taking it all in, / filming the heart” ~ from “Take Two, They’re Small” by Cristina Norcross In the last few months, the senior citizens in my creative writing class at Harwood Place have become very interested in poetry. … Continue reading

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