Longing for Spring – A #Haiku

Snow crystals glisten – beneath the vault of heaven spring still has not sprung. © 2017 Colleen M. Chesebro Enter the world of the swamp fairy and learn about the Calcite fairy stone. Available on: Amazon Kindle Amazon Paperback Goodreads Universal book link Continue reading

“The Fairy Tree,” A #Haibun

Welcome to my contribution to my weekly #Poetry Challenge, where you can write your own Haiku, Tanka, or Haibun using the prompt words of peace & tear. Remember, synonyms are encouraged. Please read the directions on my challenge post to make sure you are following the rules for these forms of poetry. Please… Continue reading

Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 31 – PEACE & TEAR

Happy POETRY Tuesday everyone! Are you ready to get groovy with your poetry? Then, you’re in the right place! Pull up a chair, and let’s write some poetry. THANK YOU FOR THE BIRTHDAY POETRY! TO SHOW MY APPRECIATION, I REBLOGGED YOUR POSTS. THESE WERE THE BEST PRESENTS EVER! <3 You… Continue reading

Entering the #Writing ZONE

It’s time… I will be entering the Twilight Writing ZONE for the next couple of months. That means I will not be on social media and the blogs as frequently as before. I will check in frequently and share how the writing is progressing. I will also continue my Tuesday… Continue reading

“The Celebration” – A Haibun

Welcome to my contribution to my weekly #Poetry Challenge, where you can write your own Haiku, Tanka, or Haibun using the prompt words of wish & magic. Remember, synonyms are encouraged. This week, I decided to write a Haibun with a Tanka, called “The Celebration.” Both words have many connotations. Depending… Continue reading

Colleen’s #Book #Reviews – “Savage Payback, Book 3 in the Jack Calder Crime Series,” by Author, @Seumas Gallacher

Title:  SAVAGE PAYBACK (Jack Calder Crime Series #3) Author: Seumas Gallacher a GoodReads Author File Size: 803 KB Print Length: 300 Pages Publisher: SGC PUBLISHING Publication Date: October 18, 2013 Sold By: Amazon Digital Services LLC Language: English ASIN: B00G00GZEO Formats:  Kindle Goodreads Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Crime, Crime Fiction, Murder, Heist IN THE AUTHOR’S WORDS: “A series of… Continue reading

Nuts and Bolts: “Thought” Verbs | LitReactor

“In six seconds, you’ll hate me. But in six months, you’ll be a better writer. From this point forward – at least for the next half year – you may not use “thought” verbs.  These include:  Thinks, Knows, Understands, Realizes, Believes, Wants, Remembers, Imagines, Desires, and a hundred others you… Continue reading

Wishing (a Tanka)

My birthday keeps generating the gift of poetry. Here’s a Tanka from John that has a wonderful message for all of us! <3 Continue reading

Amazon’s New KDP Print Feature is Bad News for CreateSpace Users

Important information to read about Amazon & CreateSpace. ❤️ Continue reading

Happy Birthday Colleen

I love this sweet Tanka from Marie. I am so blessed with all this poetry! <3 Continue reading