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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.

Fingertips – Tan Renga

Written for the Carpe Diem Challenge #54:    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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Vibrant Colors – Cee’s Fun Foto

Cee’s Fun Foto: Vibrant Colors Previous entries for Cee’s Fun Foto ______________________________________________ © by rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014

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Shadows/Reflections – Cee’s B&W

Click for larger view of each photo Original – Above Posterized – Below Cee’s B&W Challenge: Shadows and Reflections Previous entries for Cee’s Black & White Challenge ______________________________________________ © by rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – … Continue reading

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Sunrise Lavender – CD Special

Carpe Diem Special Challenge:   Compose an all new haiku in the same spirit as Shiba Sonome’s “an oak deep in the woods” yo ni hito no shiranu hana ari miyama shii some blossoms there are that nobody sees— an oak … Continue reading

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Cee’s Which Way – 16

  Cee’s Which Way Challenge #16 for 2014 ______________________________________________ Previous: Entries © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014

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Nurturing Thurs – Thieves

If you are held hostage ~~ free yourself! Kick out the thieves! ∴∴∴ Send them packing! _____________________________________ Frequent Contributors to Nurturing Thursday: Tea and Paper Jacqueline King Crowing Crone Joss Carol Carlisle Inside the Mind of Isadora Meg Evans Bowl … Continue reading

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Magic Fields

Fields of lavender Sweet enchantment of fragrance Sends me daydreaming Wiry, slender spikes Trance of magical bouquet Field workers swooning ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014     Prompt: Magic Fields

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Divine Love – Shine & Potential

  Divine Love provides Us with potential to shine Flourish completely ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014 This week’s prompt: Shine & Potential

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Mint – One Word Photo

Meditative Art “Mint” ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014

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Marco Polo – Michelle’s Wkly Pet

  Marco Polo ~ Image Posterized ~   Michelle’s Weekly Pet Challenge ______________________________________________ Previous: Entries © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014

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Cajun Coffee – CD – Ghost Write

  Ghost Writer  Edition for Carpe Diem Haiku Kai is: Ghost Writer # 29 – Jen of Blog or Lose It Prompt choice is  “Pop culture references in haiku and senryu” ∴∴∴∴∴∴ Smoky dark intense Spoon stands in its completion … Continue reading

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Ruby Tuesday – 93

  Previous: Ruby Tuesdays ______________________________________________ © by rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2013 Ruby Tuesday Too

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