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Thanks for stopping by to read my poems. These are just a select few from a collection of literally hundreds over the years...some long gone, others never to be seen by anyone's eyes.

I call writing serendipity for the soul because I never know what words are going to come through to my fingers. They always seem to be the right ones at the time ~ the pen knows =) Some of these poems are true, some are not, some are feelings I've experienced, some are other's feelings, some are old and some are REALLY old. Please don't ask, you're free to decide which are which, I'll never tell though some are pretty obvious.

Some of My Favorite Thoughts on Kindness

How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single minute before starting to improve the world.
~Anne Frank

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt within the heart.
~Helen Keller

Kindness is the only service that will stand the storm of life and not wash out. It will wear well and will be remembered long after the prism of politeness or the complexion of courtesy has faded away.
~Abraham Lincoln

No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.

"Kind hearts are the gardens,
Kind thoughts are the roots,
Kind words are the flowers,
Kind deeds are the fruits.

Take care of your garden
And keep out the weeds,
Fill it with sunshine
Kind words and kind deeds."
~Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Practice Random Acts of Kindness every day! Visit the WAHM Kindness Community to see what work at home moms are doing to promote Random Acts of Kindness.

Click About the Author to learn more about me or News for the latest in my oh so exciting life ~ lol. Don't forget to Sign the Guestbook before you go or Leave Feedback as you read some of My Poems ~ I love it ~ you all are too kind with your own words and I truly appreciate you!!

Thanks for visiting and I hope you enjoy all of my ramblings and mostly meaningless thoughts.

Keep Writing =)
~ Vickie C.

P.S. Look for My Walk Back from the Edge of a Bridge ~ A collection of contemporary poetry. ~ Coming soon!

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About the Author

A writer is a person who cares what words mean,
what they say, how they say it. Writers know words are
their way towards truth and freedom, and so they use them
with care, with thought, with fear, with delight.
~Ursula K. LeGuin

Hey there,

Thanks for making it to my poetry site... if you made it this far, thanks a LOT! I'm a proud work at home mom (WAHM). I work f/t from my home and am generally just your average busy mom!

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Thanks for getting to know a little about me. Don't forget to sign the Guestbook or Leave Feedback to let me know you were here, I really appreciate all your kind words ~ and even the not so kind ones are not so bad ~ lol!

Stay cool,
Vickie C.

Just when the caterpillar thought life
was over, it became a butterfly.
~Author unknown


My first book of poetry is going to be published!! My Walk Back from the Edge of a Bridge is due to be out later this summer. If you'd like to be notified of the publishing date, please drop me a line with your email addy and I'll add you to my mailing list.
Yes ~ you guys know me ~ lol ~ there WILL be a website!

I can cross ONE more thing off my Life To Do List ~ very cool!

Thanks for stopping by. Don't forget to Leave Feedback as you read or sign the Guestbook, I really love hearing from ya'll!

Have a GREAT day =)
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