Conversations With Colleen: Meet Author, Laura Sansom, @louboop

Hello everyone! This week I’d like to introduce you to a new author, Laura Sansom. I asked her to pick a question from my huge list HERE. We all aspire to be successful authors and the best way to learn some of the tricks of the trade is to ask… Continue reading

Colleen’s 2019 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 138 #SynonymsOnly

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Hi! I’m glad to see you here. Are you ready to write some syllabic poetry? Here are your two words for this week: “Clear & Nature” Join in this week’s Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge using Synonyms Only for the words: Clear & Nature. #Haiku, #Senryu, #Haiga,… Continue reading

Whispering…

Sue’s poem earned the right to claim the distinction of being the Poet of the Week for last week’s challenge. Congratulations, Sue. <3 Continue reading

Colleen’s 2019 #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge Recap No. 137, #SynonymsOnly

Welcome to the Tanka Tuesday Poetry Recap featuring the work of poets from around the globe. If you would like to participate in this challenge, you can learn the rules in the menu item called Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Tuesday Guidelines. POETRY NEWS: Poetry Contests & Journal Submissions Currently, UHTS is accepting… Continue reading

Colleen’s 2019 #Book #Reviews – “The Man Who Found Birds Among the Stars, Part Five: Phenix Rises: A Biographical Fiction” by Author, Lorinda J. Taylor, @TermiteWriter

Title: The Man Who Found Birds among the Stars, Part Five: Phenix Rises: A Biographical Fiction Amazon Author Page: Lorinda J. Taylor Formats: Kindle Paperback Genres: Science Fiction, Biographical Fiction Goodreads In the author’s words A rehabilitated Robbin Nikalishin is back in the Captain’s chair as the Phenix Project for Interstellar Flight gets… Continue reading

“Save Our Mother,” #Haibun #Haiku

Our words this week for my weekly poetry challenge, #SynonymsOnly, were “shift & kind.” I used “change” for shift, and the phrase, “hearts in the right place” for kind. Save our mother I feel the tremors of mother earth beneath my feet. In my heart, I know she is on… Continue reading

Colleen’s 2019 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 137 #SynonymsOnly

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Hi! I’m glad to see you here. Are you ready to write some syllabic poetry? POETRY NEWS: Poetry Contests & Journal Submissions Currently, UHTS is accepting poetry for the Autumn Issue of the Cattails Journal. Submissions for Autumn/ October issue open 1st July (midnight) GMT and close… Continue reading

The Woman at 106 – #Etheree, #DoubleEtheree

Congratulations to H. R. R. Gorman! He is the Poet of the Week! Continue reading

Colleen’s 2019 #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge Recap No. 136, #PhotoPrompt

Welcome to the Tanka Tuesday Poetry Recap featuring the work of poets from around the globe. If you would like to participate in this challenge, you can learn the rules in the menu item called Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Tuesday Guidelines. POETRY NEWS: POETRY CONTESTS & JOURNAL SUBMISSIONS Currently, UHTS is accepting… Continue reading

More Notes from: The Modern Witch’s Masterclass with Phyllis Curott, “How to Cast a Spell,” via Hay House

I’ve been enjoying this free series on Wiccan Witchcraft by Phyllis Curott via Hay House. Here is the link to this lesson so can watch it yourself. These are my notes and I’ve tried to catch her words as closely as possible, but much of the following is paraphrased. <3… Continue reading