Category Archive: Sane Poems for Insane Moments

Dec 30

Book excerpt and poem, “Where Did Christmas Go?”

Last year I wrote this poem which I put in my second volume of Sane Poems for Insane Moments with the following preface. That volume is due to be published this spring:       In 1991 my husband and I had the privilege of traveling to the Holy Land with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir.  Because our …

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Oct 28

He Never Sees, excerpt about attachment disorder

I  had a very accomplished and talented teacher who always liked to talk about herself and took the center stage of every gathering and conversation. Many people thought of her as extremely controlling, manipulative, and narcissistic. Although it was not easily detected, she battled huge insecurities and fear that were deeply embedded because of childhood …

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Oct 27

Book excerpt, poem–Perhaps By Then

The following excerpt comes from the beginning of my book in the section titled, Becoming Family, which focuses on how each of our children came to be a part of our family: O urearliest experience as parents began shortly before our fifth anniversary when we purchased our first house and became the legal guardians of my …

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Oct 20

Wabi Sabi books get replaced

Thanks to the integrity of my publisher, Lunar Publishing, all my WABI SABI books have been replaced with corrected copies that are now available for purchase. The response I’ve been getting has been humbling. People are way, way excited to purchase my book. When I’ve shared the poem, Brown, people have become emotional. That’s how …

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Oct 20

Back from the printer

I just got my book back from the printer’s today. It’s now available!!! It’s such a dream come true. I couldn’t be more excited. I couldn’t be more proud of our son Darian for the way in which he is using his amazing writing talent as a sports commentator for two different online Sports columns–Torn …

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Oct 20

Book to the Printer!!!

I’m so excited because my book, Sane Poems for Insane Moments Volume 1 went to the printer’s today. Way cool and unbelievable that I’m at this point! And to think that three years ago me publishing anything was such a ridiculously ridiculous and far-fetched thought. Wouldn’t you know that it took my son, Darian, to get me …

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