Daily writing prompt for May 20, 2023

Daily writing prompt
What sacrifices have you made in life?
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groceries for Mom
fresh flowers
always on the list

lasting a long time
of a caregiver
and carnations
from a store this week

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Poems by Ellen Grace Olinger

Thrift Stores

Daily writing prompt
What’s the oldest things you’re wearing today?

We donate to thrift stores and shop at the same stores. I wonder about the stories. Here are poems from my blogs over the years. Thank you.

warmth on a cold day
sweaters and blankets
from thrift stores

colder weather
time for my favorite coat
from a thrift store

birds in the painting
from the thrift store
forever in flight

cup from a thrift store
on my grandmother’s
straw chest
near the window
fills with light

Poems are by Ellen Grace Olinger.

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