Pay It Forward Thursday- May 30, 2019

Be sure to come and join in The Go Dog Go Cafe’s – Free Event! Come share a poem/post from a poet or author that impressed you this week. Let your followers know about this event too by Reblogging it to them. The more the merrier!

Go Dog Go Café

The baristas at Go Dog Go Cafe are big fans of Pay It Forward Thursdays. We think it is a great opportunity to give a shout-out to another writer who has wowed us or creatively inspired us. It a great way to share the love and pass it on to the readers. It also becomes a great pool for excellent reading stuff by your fellow readers of the WordPress community.

You are invited to post one link to one specific post of poetry, short story, or flash fiction, 300 words or less please, from someone else’s blog in the comments below.

Happy reading!

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BrewNSpew Café May 27/2019-Sanity is good?

Keep it alive

We are alway expecting sane behavior. So that implies that sanity is a good admirable quality. Right? You agree?

Of course all sane people will agree! Did you notice, I said all the sane people would agree. But what about the rest of us, the slightly crazy, slightly off kilter and the tiny bit insane people?

We, who refuse to conform to the norms of the society. We, who think that doing things our own way is okay. We who are not afraid to stand up for what we believe in and to speak out for what we think is right! We are not exactly insane but from the standards of a judgmental society we can be seen as ” Not Normal“. Do we care? No we don’t. That’s why. We are thought to be crazy!

I, for one would not mind the label if it means…

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Behind

Sarah Doughty

“I’m struggling. To stay balanced. Present.
All I can do is remind myself
that tomorrow is another day.”

So here’s the thing. I’ve been falling behind. I’ve been inundated with scattered thoughts. Illnesses. And life throws hurdles at me from every direction. It’s come to the point that I’m struggling just to keep my feet on the ground. Just to stay balanced. Present. And not worry about all these things I could do two years ago that seem impossible now. All I can do is remind myself that tomorrow is another day. And it will give me a chance to push away all the dust and rubble that surrounds me. Maybe, just maybe, I’ll be able to get some semblance of my life back to the way it was. When the words flowed out of me like water from a faucet. When the stories that needed to be told could…

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