6 a.m. and the sky is dark body and mind awake ready to start aware that soon school will begin life marches on like birds flying in the wind there’s a somberness and quietness as the end of summer begins and moments of remembrance for the long days of that have been gratitude for the […]
This year the 4th of July was just that – the 4th of July – what made this particular day VERY special, was an unplanned visit with my grandson Grayson, son Richard, and daughter-in-law Kelly drove up to the mountains from Raleigh . My husband Steve and I celebrated with them in the evening by […]
The rains have finally arrived after years of drought – the lawn is lush green with Irises popping up and out in shades of purple and white; The spinach is growing in the new mushroom compost along with the cherry tomatoes, mint, parsley and thyme; The pond’s waterfall is flowing along with our pet frog […]
Using the Amherst Writers & Artists method. Providing a safe environment for writers to express themselves using a variety of prompts. Open to women ages 18 & up. Asheville, NC area. July 2017
A. Adams has been a writer since the age of 10. Currently working on her first book and a book of poetry.
I’ve found much joy in sharing this method with others and discovered my own voice as well.
If you feel Called to Write – join me. Class size is limited.
Writing is such a release /A Healing balm that soothes the Soul; Words flow on to the page seem to sing a song or speak a tale of woe. A DREAM To write – to share with others an opportunity to create art, be heard, be seen, to Dream. The Window is […]
I can’t believe that outside my window, the forsythia and yellow daffodils are blooming, the grass is greening and the wind chimes are chiming; There should be snow on the ground and the plants should be hiding, instead we have Spring in the middle of Winter; I’m quite confused and concerned for the plants, […]
As 2016 closed, and all that it brought with it was finally going to be left in the past – separate from the unknown of the 2017, – I paused to look at back on what had transpired in my life, and what I was grateful for in 2016: Love of a man named Steve […]
Realizing balance is not just physical – it’s more emotional, spiritual and mental. And once accepted, I’m not in control of any of it with the exception of just ‘being’ and ‘believing’. Sounds easy – but, it’s not. As we enter into the Holy Days – the to do lists get longer, the calendar fills […]
What am I grateful for today – November 11th? A home Electricity Food Employment Art Music Freedom of Expression Faith Prayer Colors Green and Blue Photography Hiking and Walking Traveling Kindness of Others Love and Smiles Peaceful Moments Writing Laughing out Loud Miracles Children Friendship
The sun has not risen; I peer out the Window to see the stars flickering high above in the darkness; The house is quiet and cool; My mind wanders in this moment and to the day ahead; A hike awaits – Somewhere in the Western North Carolina Mountains. The Fall foliage is beginning to peak and […]