Monday, November 30, 2020

Monday WRites 274


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First week of the Season of Advent. We wait again in hope 
You've heard about the Monday Blues well this is Monday WRites (musing on the definition here of rite, as any customary observance for eg the rite of afternoon tea). 
Welcome to Monday WRites #274: A Happy Monday to all.
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BLOG HOPPING TODAY WITH

Mosaic Monday
#107: Road Trippin part 4

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Quadrille 117
The Dude Abides

AYE THERE BE HOPE
All you paragraphs, sentences, phrases abide with me.
For within your clauses are the causes you see.
So voiced are the words written
Into silence on pages, paper and eletronic being.
Fitted to sorrow, to joy, to
Pandemic depressions to 
Poems and to hope.
© gillena cox 2020


REVISIT
30 November 2015
First week of Advent 2017
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ENJOY THE MUSIC: O Come, Emmanuel - Lindsey Stirling & Kuha'o Case


38 comments:

  1. ...Gillena, hope is more important today than ever! I didn't know that you are a children's author. Take care and enjoy the Advent season.

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    1. Thanks for your appreciation Tom

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  2. Hello Gillena,
    I wish you a blessed and happy Advent Season. Take care, have a happy new week!

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  3. Have a blessed Advent. Are your books available on Amazon?
    Dawn aka Spatulas On Parade

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  4. Yes you can buy tgem from Amazon Dawn
    Happy you dropped by

    Muchđź’ślove

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  5. Gillena, it's the most important to be hopeful. Thank you for sharing this lovely Post.

    Stay healthy and well, dear blogfriend.

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    1. Thanks for your appreciation Erica

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  6. Ah, Gillena - it's always a big dollop of positivity, colour and fun on your page! Love this one.

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  7. There is always positivity here. Congrats on your books, by the way! A visit here is always pleasant.

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  8. You are a sunflower midst dandelions, for sure. Clever and fun this be, with a pinch of Olde English spread out like cinnamon on a muffin.

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    1. Thanks for your appreciation Glen

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  9. Gillena, your heralding of the humble word and its influence is appreciated. Let us build hope with them, as you say. I didn't know you wrote children's books. Very awesome!

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  10. Thanks for your appreciation Lili

    Much��love

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  11. I like your take on this prompt. Nicely done.

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    1. Thanks for your appreciation Arcadia

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  12. To spread HOPE with our words...yes! Hope embodied in Emmanuel coming to our hearts.

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    1. Thanks for your appreciation Lynn

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  13. Gillena - the world would indeed by a dim place without hope! Love your Advent candles. Thanks for linking to Mosaic Monday!

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    1. Thanks for your appreciation Angie

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  14. Thank you, Gillena, for being the bright ray of sunshine on a gloomy morning!

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    1. Thanks for your appreciation Kim

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  15. I think we all need a Hope candle right now.
    Thanks!

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    1. Thanks for your appreciation Monica

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  16. I love your Hope Candle Gillena! :)

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    1. Thanks for your appreciation Rain

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  17. Yes, all of this and more in poetry.

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    1. Thanks for your appreciation Ken

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  18. Oh yes we need all the hope we can get.

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    1. Thanks for your appreciation Bjorn

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  19. We all need to light a Hope candle this year. What a hard time we've had worldwide. I'm glad we've been friends through it all...that helps! Hugs!

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  20. I enjoyed this poem filled with words of encouragement. Have a nice week!

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  21. Thanks for your appreciation Trudessa

    Muchđź’ślove

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