Twittering Tale #17 – 14 February 2017

February 18, 2017

My man has a good heart but he’s messy. When he cooks I mop from floor to ceiling! Here’s my Valentine’s surprise! I’m not mopping it!  by Martha L Shaw  (138 characters)



CHALLENGE!  Above find my Twittering Tale and the image I had to use as my inspiration.  This weekly challenge comes to us from Kat Myrman at like mercury colliding… The goal is to write a twitter-length story, in 140 characters or less. You can see the challenge HERE for all the fun details!  Mine rang it at 138 characters!  Do join the fun!





ATTITUDE- Your Choice!

November 10, 2016

There were plenty of dark clouds,

but I was distracted by the stars!

By Martha L Shaw ©2016

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November 8, 2016

In my experience, my waking thoughts can stick with me all day, so some days I need to refocus them.  Not today because, as often happens, I awaken singing this amazing song which has set me on a great path!  My late mother, with all her many health issues, always awakened in song and it pleases me to say I inherited this tendency from her!


Transformed by the Cross

October 25, 2016

My transformation

mosaic of brokenness

reordered by God

By Martha L Shaw ©2016

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September 27, 2016

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He who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead; his eyes are closed.

– Albert Einstein –


September 23, 2016


fresh flowers from the garden

a gift of the heart

By Martha L Shaw ©2016




September 21, 2016

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As one of MANY co-authors of the PEACE POEM I am pleased to provide the information regarding its publication and this link to the poem itself and each author’s name.  The story behind this worldwide project appears at the end!




Copyright © 2016 by the individual contributors.

Published by Praxis Magazine Website:

Address: Plot D49 Nsukka Street, Garki, Abuja 970001 Nigeria in partnership with 100,000 Poets for Change.

Cover Photograph:© Neha Dasgupta-Parmar, 2016

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