Faces of Love: A Found Poetry*

Love’s strength lies in its contradictions, while contradictions strengthen love. Love lasts because it changes, while changes last because of love. — 10.12.2015 ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer Photo credit: evolvingloveandlight  Bold and italicized lines are from: Manuscript Found in Accra by Paulo Coelho Originally written for Blogging University’s WRITING 201: Day 06 Assignment. Day 6: Faces, Found […]

Ten Inspiring Reads for Every Dream Chaser

“Every great dream begins with a dreamer” ― Harriet Tubman I was born a dream chaser and so are you, admit it or not, you know it’s true. So here are ten inspiring reads to uplift your spirits and boost of moral beads! — 1. Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom Inspiring words: “So many people walk around with […]

Admirable Souls

“Blessed is he who has learned to admire but not envy, to follow but not imitate, to praise but not flatter, and to lead but not manipulate.” ― William Arthur Ward We are all wonderfully made yes, the Bible said. But there are souls we can’t help but admire, ’cause they serve as inspiration to aspire. […]

Moving Words

“We live and breathe words.” ― Cassandra Clare, Clockwork Prince With a heartfelt thanks to Laduchessederat,  the prompt for The Great Book of Lists for this week is written by yours truly. YES, me! ❤ ❤ ❤ And you know I am a quote junkie so you probably know what will happen next. 😀 “Words, as simple as they may seem, possess […]

Books with Historical Settings that I Loved

“The past is never where you think you left it.” ― Katherine Anne Porter The Broke and the Bookish‘s Top Ten Tuesday today is a bit hard to fill out! February 2: Top Ten Historical Settings You Love/ Ten Historical Settings You’d Love To See or Top Futuristic Books You Love/Ten Futuristic Societies I’d Love To […]

Flying Pages

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” – Dr. Seuss, I Can Read With My Eyes Shut! It is more than a delight to fill-out Laduchessederat‘s The Great Book of Lists for this week! Well, you probably know why because it is […]

Books I Would Love to Receive on my Birthday

Books make great gifts because they have whole worlds inside of them. And it’s much cheaper to buy somebody a book than it is to buy them the whole world! ― Neil Gaiman It’s freebie week today for The Broke and the Bookish‘s Top Ten Tuesday! 😀 And because I just celebrated by birthday last Sunday, […]

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Author Duos You’d LOVE To See Write A Book Together

“A writer’s brain is like a magician’s hat. If you’re going to get anything out of it, you have to put something in it first.” ― Louis L’Amour It’s Top Ten Tuesday again and this week, The Broke and the Bookish put the spotlight on the people behind the words, the authors! October 13: Top Ten Author Duos […]

WRITING 201: Faces of Love

Love’s strength lies in its contradictions while contradictions strengthen love. Love lasts because it changes while changes last because of love. —– ©2015 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: evolvingloveandlight  Bold and italicized lines are from: Manuscript Found in Accra by Paulo Coelho In response to Writing 201 Day 6 assignment: Day 6: Faces, Found Poetry, […]

WRITING 101: Questions and Answers

Writers are interpreters of their minds own language. – rosemawrites Blogging University’s WRITING 101 is now on its Day 3! I am overwhelmed by those new bloggers that I met/read for the past two days. This is indeed fun! Day 3: One-word inspiration Prompts come in many different forms. Sometimes, a single word is all […]