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About becca givens

Becca is an artist, poet, and animal communicator. She delights in cooking, nurturing, and sharing a rich spiritual life with others on the Path.

River Stones – Tan Renga

Written for the Carpe Diem Challenge #55  write a Tan Renga. Tan Renga is a two stanza poem with 5-7-5 and 7-7 syllables (5-7-5-7-7).  Unlike a Tanka written by one poet, Tan Renga is written by two.  Poet One writes … Continue reading

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Cee’s Which Way – 17

  Cee’s Which Way Challenge #17 for 2014 ______________________________________________ Previous: Entries © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014

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Toys – Cee’s B&W

  Cee’s B&W Challenge: Toys for Adults or Kids Previous entries for Cee’s Black & White Challenge ______________________________________________ © by rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014

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Nurturing Thurs – Unbecome

  Author Unknown _____________________________________ Frequent Contributors to Nurturing Thursday: Tea and Paper Jacqueline King Carol Carlisle Inside the Mind of Isadora Meg Evans Bowl of Cherries Laurie’s Gentle Healing Notes Mazeepuran Pocket Perspectives Hugmamma’s Mind, Body and Soul Crowing Crone … Continue reading

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Fragmented Heart – CD Special

  Carpe Diem Special Challenge: Compose an all new haiku in the same spirit as Shiba Sonome’s “longing for someone” longing for someone I sit by the gate and draw eyebrows on a melon ~~~~~~~~~~~ fragmented heart silhouetted in moonlight … Continue reading

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Chocolate – One Word Photo

  Silverton, Colorado   “Chocolate” ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014

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Sacred Mountain

  Barefoot pilgrims Hike rocky mountain path Stations of the Cross ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014     Prompt: Sacred Earth

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Marco and Tabasco

 Tabasco and Marco soaking up some sunshine   Michelle’s Weekly Pet Challenge ______________________________________________ Previous: Entries © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014

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Unnerving ~ Ghost Write

   Ghost Writer Week for Carpe Diem Haiku Kai is: Garry Gay Ghost Writer #30 Prompt choice is “thinking out of the box or misdirection” My skeleton going for a walk in the cemetery ∴∴∴∴∴∴ Unnerving laughter Ricochets in the … Continue reading

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Thousand Drops of Blood

Promises and gifts Travelers find Messiah Thousand drops of blood ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014 This week’s prompt: Promises and Gifts

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Ruby Tues Meets Kitchen Love

Ruby Tuesday 94 meets Caramel Apple Upside Down Cake for Kitchen Love Even though Autumn is not in the air in my neck of the woods — I can pretend.  :D   In October, I like try both apple and … Continue reading

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Mon Yellow/Cee’s Fun Foto

Monday Yellow – 109 Cee’s Fun Foto – Green Satsuma Previous:  Monday Mellow Yellow and Mandarin Orange Monday i heart macro ______________________________________________ © by rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014 The Monday tradition … Green

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