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Books
· Wandering Heart

· Sweeter Than Wine Book Two of the Amory's

· Ring of Fire Book 2 of the McKay's

· Raining in My Heart Book One of the McKay's

· Along Came Love Book Four of the Travers Brothers

· Suspicions of the Heart

· Ask No Tomorrows-Book three of the Dream Catcher series

· Better Off Without Her

· Always Remember

· Love Rules


Short Stories
· The Far Side of Lonesome

· Distracted

· Halloween Witness

· Fast Forwarding Love

· A Special Present for James

· Going Backwards


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· Helpful Tips for Parents

· Dealing With Writer's Block

· 7 Points of Writing

· Make Up A Character

· Write a Romance Now


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· For the Love of Chocolate

· Why Texas

· This Christmas Thing

· Rationalizing War

· The Love Goes On

· In Answer to a Suicide

· Naughty Sally

· Beyond

· Ode to a Mockingbird

· What the Seasons Mean to Me

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· 7 Book Contract with Guardian Angel Publishing

· Where Are All My Books?

· Class Act Books bought Jodi's Journey

· Where's Runaway Bride and Supicions of the Heart

· Poor Mo is coming out for the kids

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  The Wisdoms
by Rita P Hestand
Sunday, June 08, 2003


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Recent poems by Rita P Hestand
•  In Answer to a Suicide
•  For the Love of Chocolate
•  Why Texas
•  This Christmas Thing
•  Rationalizing War
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Just how far have we come? What have we accomplished.
Perhaps full circle?


The Wisdoms
by
Rita P. J. Hestand

Wisdom comes with time they say
And we suppose they're right.
But what a terrible price to pay
For us to see the light!

And so with time we have grown
yet still we have not grasp.
With all the troubles we have known,
we've failed to meet the tasks.

But we are fools, and fools must teach
the lessons we have learned,
to each and every child we reach
The Wisdoms we've now earned!

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Reviewed by Lois Christensen 5/8/2008
We are always learning wisdom and can find teachers to tell us many things. Good write, and we all have come far in this world and your poetry tell us we will see the light, keep trying and go on writing.

Books by
Rita P Hestand



Ring of Fire Book 2 of the McKay's

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Sweeter Than Wine Book Two of the Amory's

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Ask No Tomorrows-Book three of the Dream Catcher series

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Pretend Mom

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Suspicions of the Heart

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Nick's Baby

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Raining in My Heart Book One of the McKay's

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