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DP: I Got [99] Skills… but Good Grammar Ain’t One

The Daily Prompt asks, If you could choose to be a master (or mistress) of any skill in the world, which skill would you pick? Shouldn’t bloggers obviously pick the obvious? Writing, right? Only… ANY skill in the world. Mine. And not just the sort that I can sort of do and not wholly embarrass myself. I … Continue reading

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DP: High Plains & Wheat Fields — A Thirst Unquenched

Today’s prompt stirs a rare longing for home — the place of my growing up. Soon after I created commonchapters, I shared a piece I’d written about my dad, a high plains wheat farmer who worked the soil, prayed for rain, and loved his family. The prompt for today reminds me of him. Reminds me “Where … Continue reading