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Books
· Carrboro Poetica

· Above and Below

· Spinning Straw: the Jeff Apple Story


Short Stories
· Scrawny Kid Clerked at Thrifty

· Euceless Laughs, Y O U Laugh {Capice?}

· This is Your Lucky Day by Euceless Liesalot

· Christmas Fax for da Broads in da Audience

· Flashing

· Owner Will Repair Kitchen Floor {flash humor}

· Courting Able


Articles
· Amnesty International Pressing for More Anti-Rape Legislation

· Bullying has no Place in a Democracy

· Calling Dr. Mengele, Calling Dr. Mengele

· Show and Tell by Karen Vanderlaan - Review

· Valley of the Shadow by Sybil Austin Skakle - Review

· Courage in Patience by Beth Fehlbaum -- a Review

· Heart Attack Symptoms Differ for Men and Women -- Read and Share!

· If you Have Been Kidnapped or Abducted --A Letter from Someone who Cares

· RICO for Kids - Help Missing Children, U.S.A.

· Reason to Celebrate! {re O N E's impact re suffering in Africa}


Poetry
· Listen to Your Muse, Then get up an' do Your Thing

· Poem an Inside Job

· Vicks, Flannel, and Great Expectations?

· Rumor January 19, two Thousand Thirteen

· Snow Night with Bird

· Gunned Down

· Shape Shifter

· Fought Tooth and Nail, I Know You {for Ellie}

· Night-Light

· We are Here to Tell You

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News
· Featured in Creative Thinkers International!

· Second Appearance in Leann Marshall's Sketch Notes

· New Appearance in The Yarn Spinner

· Bullying has no Place in a Democracy Featured at Creative Thinkers Intnl

· Poem to Appear in Sketchbook

· Poems to Appear in Sensations' 21st Century Issue

· In Richard Lee King's The Price of Freedom

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  Time for Therapy
by Phyllis Jean Green
Saturday, November 08, 2003


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We take a step, we touch. . . .


Extend your right hand.
Good.
Extend your left hand.
Good.
Now close your eyes.
Close your eyes.
Close your eyes, okay?
Good.
Something's in your hand.
Feel it.  Squeeze it.
Again.  Again.
Again.
Good.
Now feel this part.
Now feel this part.
What do you think this is?
How does it feel?
What is it called?
Feel it one more time.
Know the word, you know.


Name.  Tell me the name.
Want a little help?
Kuh.
Kuh.
Starts with kuh.
Give you another hint.
Drink from a. . .cup!
Okaaaaaaay.


Every waking moment
we take it all for granted
is a waste.


 


(c)  Phyllis Jean Green,  November, 2003


 


 


 


 


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Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 11/8/2003
very good write, sweetpea; well done! BRAVA! (((HUGS))) and much love, your texas friend, karen lynn. :D
Reviewed by Tami Ryan 11/8/2003
Brava!

This past May, my best friend's daughter was in a near-fatal car accident and lay in a coma for five weeks with many external injuries, as well as, internal injuries and closed-head trauma. We floundered to help her - it's such a helpless situation - but we never gave up hope. We watched, we waited, and we patiently encouraged her with baby steps every day. In retrospect, it was a short recovery, by comparison to some. Today, she's walking and talking... and spending time with her two-year-old daughter. Things are not as they "were", but prayers were answered. I hope I never take things for granted again. Thanks for the write, Pea J!

Hugs,
Tami

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Carrboro Poetica

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Above and Below

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Spinning Straw: the Jeff Apple Story

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