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Requiem for a Writer

Requiem for a Writer By Linda Monsees Stump © 2015 The Writers’ Night Out group lost one of our own this autumn. Debbie Oxenford passed away on October 2, 2015 of pancreatic cancer. Debbie and I were the only two … Continue reading

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Sacred Journeys – The Song of the Old Ones

Sacred Journeys – The Song of the Old Ones By Linda Monsees Stump ©2014 Growing up in Southern California, I’d heard the ghost stories of the Coronado Hotel, the Queen Mary, and tales of Hollywood stars whose lights on this … Continue reading

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Sacred Journeys – For The Love of Riley

Circle of Thyme – For the Love of Riley By Linda Monsees Stump © 2014 Anyone who has ever adopted an animal knows that the process is a journey of discovery. And when adopting a rescue, rather than adopting a … Continue reading

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Circle of Thyme – Of Fireflies and Faith

Circle of Thyme – Of Fireflies and Faith By Linda Monsees Stump © 2014 “Thank you for caring,” my friend said before hanging up the phone. Her words hit home. Sometimes in today’s busy world, where overwork, multi-tasking and stress … Continue reading

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Sacred Journeys – The Magic of Music

Sacred Journeys – the Magic of Music By Linda Monsees Stump © 2014 The first Sunday in May saw me making my annual journey to the beautiful Spoutwood Farm near Glen Rock, Pennsylvania. It is part of the Community Supported … Continue reading

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Sacred Journeys

Sacred Journeys By Linda Monsees Stump © 2014 The Pennsylvania Writers’ Night Out group got a bit of a late start on our projects this year. The severe winter in the northeast, with its attendant complications, business travel and house … Continue reading

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Circle of Thyme – A Skeptic Believes

Circle of Thyme – A Skeptic Believes By Linda Monsees Stump © 2013 This is the time of year when the veil between the worlds is at its thinnest, and communication with the dead can be easier.  It’s a time … Continue reading

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