Category Archives: River of Dreams

Late October: Dreams and Poems and Busyness

At the end of October, I kept myself busy. I began attending a writers group, working on my second draft of my first NaNoWriMo novel while I was preparing for the next NaNoWriMo, outlining connections between characters and places on … Continue reading

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Year in Review: November 2010

Winter Comes Early November 1San Francisco Giants’ Pat Burrell (left to right) Brian Wilson, Aubrey Huff and Buster Posey celebrate after defeating the Texas Rangers to win Game 5 of the Major League Baseball championship and to clinch the World … Continue reading

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Year in Review: September 2010

I Everything Has Changed As of September our life was almost completely transformed from what it was at the beginning of the year. The threads still connected us that other time and the changes were almost all positive, but we … Continue reading

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Year in Review: February 2010

I My Life At the coop school, my shrinking class was planning a garden project, and I was doing a lot of writing and thinking about my work with children. February is often for me a  passage way that connects … Continue reading

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River of Dreams #42: The End/Beginning

Final Chapter The Beginning of Another Story Emmylou was the first one wake, her mind full of the events that seemed more a dream than what had just faded from her mind as she came awake. She stretched cautiously and … Continue reading

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River of Dreams #41: Becoming the Dream

Chapter 21 Together Into the Dream A ragged crash and shattering glass wrenched Essie and Random out of the daze they had fallen into in each other’s arms. They squinted through the dimness to where the window used to be … Continue reading

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River of Dreams #40:Into the Restless Night

II Into the Night The talk died down and looks of dazed shock settled on all the faces. They all looked like they had walked into a major exam on their first day of class. “I don’t think we have … Continue reading

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