Chills

February 9, 2015

Creating for children has always been my passion. It’s something I did in the wee hours of the night while others were snoring-
something I did at the end of a long day after my important duties were done. Always, I have craved that time.

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Once upon a Christmas a long time ago. That’s me with the baby doll.

Many years have passed, and I have achieved some success. My handmade marionettes and handwritten plays are popular. I have
performed at the library, daycares, churches, and birthday parties. This has happened in spurts as my daily routine often
interferes.

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0001SYWhen I heard the phrase, ‘Do what you love, the rest will come’, it changed me. Could it be true? I wondered.

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Slowly, it dawned on me that my yearning for creative time was my gift calling out to me- something that should be moved from
the end of my day to the beginning of my day.

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At the mere thought of this, chills ran through me. Thus, my attempt to become published. Perhaps, I will
not succeed, but in the mere trying I am finally a square peg in a square hole!

And how does it feel?

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Indescribably

wonderful!

Do

what

you

love.

Latest Comments

  1. Annie says:

    It sounds like you’re on your way. If those are your handmade marionettes, you have a wonderful creative talent.

    Like

  2. Marla aka Crazy Mom says:

    I needed to read these words today. I’m glad, and think there was a reason, I didn’t get this blog read until tonight.

    Liked by 1 person

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