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Rie Sheridan Rose

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The Writing Life
by Rie Sheridan Rose
Tuesday, February 03, 2004

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(ain't it the truth?)

A writer’s life for me!
Forget the minks
And cruising seas—
I’ll take the $1.50, please.
A writer’s life for me.

It’s so much fun, you know—
Creating worlds
From git to go—
All the highs and all the lows.
It’s so much fun, you know.

I’d do it anyway!
If I were paid not
One red cent
And had to scrape
To pay the rent
Or sleep outdoors
In a canvas tent—
I’d do it anyway….

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Reviewed by Ed Matlack 9/8/2004
Not in a canvas tent,
Not far behind with regards the rent,
But writing for me seems heaven sent,
For you as well it seems it is apparent,
Humorous,the way to live life,
To avoid any stress and strife,
Don't we wish we'd learned this long ago,
Like maybe from our dads and moms, yes our parents...

This was quite fun, wish I had found it that I got you on my tracker, I will see them and enjoy them faster...KeePeace, Ed & Rufuz

Reviewed by Gwen Dickerson 4/9/2004
You have a writer's soul and passion, my dear! I enjoyed.
Reviewed by Veronica Hosking 2/4/2004
lol! You mean I'm not gonna be a millionaire.
Reviewed by Rosemarie Skaine 2/4/2004
Quite true. Best wishes, R
Reviewed by Lori Moore 2/4/2004
Great write.
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 2/4/2004
Love the joyful way you have expressed the excitment of writing. Loved the ending too as it is sooooo true!
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 2/4/2004
Write on!
Reviewed by ya mama (Reader) 2/4/2004
Reviewed by Michael Charles Messineo 2/4/2004
Rie, this gave me a morning chuckle. Loved the rhythm.

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