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About The Turtlequeen Write Place

Life has provided many challenges that have made me stick my neck out even when I didn't want to, Those experiences have made me strong and resilient, and have allowed me to keep moving towards my goals despite any adversity. These are the wonderful qualities of the turtle. Life's challenges have placed me on the thrown as The Turtlequeen.

About advice and being told what to do…

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THE TEA LEAVES TOLD THE STORY

    I remember so well sitting at my grandmother’s kitchen table, waiting anxiously for Sister Rose.  She came by every Wednesday to bring my “Nana” mystical news of good fortune.  You simply didn’t bring bad news to my grandmother’s … Continue reading

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QUIET PLEASE!! – THERE ARE HUMAN BEINGS PRESENT.

                              People love to talk but hate to listen. Listening is not merely not talking, though even that is beyond most of our powers; it means … Continue reading

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Reserved Only For a Special Month

“Abuse thrives only in silence. You have the power to end domestic violence simply by shining a spotlight on it.”     Leslie Morgan Steiner – Author of book “CRAZY LOVE” Today I received a TED TALKS video from my … Continue reading

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A HORRIBLE DISEASE FAR TOO HARD TO CURE…

Originally posted on TURTLEQUEEN'S WRITEPLACE:
  disease. A pathological condition of a part, organ, or system of an organism resulting from various causes, such as infection, genetic defect, or environmental stress, and characterized by an identifiable group of signs…

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Good Spirits Never Leave Us

My mother’s spirit hovered close to me today.  I heard her in a meditation from a friend, in the warmth of another mother’s love, in the music and poetry of a creative genius.  Mom was a prayerful woman who read her … Continue reading

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WRITING IS ITS OWN REWARD

Writing is its own reward. – Henry Miller Nothing brings me as much pleasure as allowing the flow of words moving from the universal soul through me as words on a page. How incredible it is to look down and … Continue reading

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