Penny4athought

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I have 86 stories published in 5 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 27879 times and 23 of my stories have been cherry picked.
14 of my 239 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 15 votes

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JoAnne Stefanizzi

 

My stories

On a Cold Christmas Night

Dark night dotted with starlight Cold winds rustling bare trees Staring out at nothing Seeing infinity What night this That speaks to my soul In...

A Toast to the Season

A Toast to the Season To the Holly and the Ivy and the Lights upon the Tree To the Starlight and the Moon Glow and the soft Snow on the street To the...
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A Glorious Day

The day was sun kissed in that summer way Flowers blooming in poetic profusion added to my happiness in being alive Even the concrete sidewalk felt...

Midnight on Halloween

Dead oak trees mark the entrance Raven sits upon the gate Witches warnings all around Stop before you tempt your fate Autumn leaves fly wild and free...
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"Would she notice?"

He looked at the door and wondered, if he left her would she stop him, would she even notice? He didn’t think so. She sat absorbed in her novel, her...

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14 of my comments have received 15 Great Feedback votes

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Thank you, the cherries are

Posted on Fri, 14 Oct 2016

Thank you, the cherries are lovely. Let's hope for more chances to write on these lovely pages here on ABCtales....

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Posted in No Place like it Anywhere!

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This is clearly written with

Posted on Wed, 12 Dec 2018

This is clearly written with true heartfelt devotion and is powerful in its conviction.

Christmas songs throughout the year- is a lovely thought and one I wish could be true too. For if we could keep the Christmas light in our hearts all...

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Posted in December Christmas Acrostic — 'L' [and previous]

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I had to look it up too

Posted on Mon, 10 Sep 2018

I had to look it up too (sough) great word to use in this image invoking poem. Loved it.

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Posted in storm cooking

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I am nearly finished with the

Posted on Wed, 18 May 2016

I am nearly finished with the rewrite and will submit it very soon. I will definitely credit ABC Tales in my dedication if I'm lucky enough to be published...This site is the best of the best for writers to feel comfortable and readers to find...

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Posted in "A Wizard's Magic" Chapter 2 -content taken down to submit

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You've got it all covered

Posted on Wed, 04 Oct 2017

You've got it all covered here...so intelligently humorous and so very much what the world needs now. Intelligence and humor.

Loved it!...

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Posted in Thumbs Up on Sunday

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I had so much fun reading

Posted on Sat, 03 Jun 2017

I had so much fun reading this-- to poop or to fly? - Is that the question? I found the poor penguines plight to be profound and prolific - for the way this old earth is being tortured and climate changed ....we may need to learn to fly too...no...

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Posted in Prodigious Piles of Penguin Poop

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SO much flavor of the times,

Posted on Wed, 01 Mar 2017

SO much flavor of the times, very well described. I loved the images and travel tales-- they provoked in me a longing to travel and a fond remeberence of yester years.

Loved it, very well written and the end was superb...a Buddhist...

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Posted in A Cancelled Passport

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I so enjoyed reading this-

Posted on Mon, 19 Dec 2016

I so enjoyed reading this- glad the boy recovered but I didn't want the adventure to end. So many rhymes and interesting turns of phrase kept me smiling. I do love a hope filled story and this was amazing. Loved your take on the Angel too, pipe...

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Posted in A gift at Christmas

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Where do I begin? This was so

Posted on Wed, 07 Dec 2016

Where do I begin? This was so well written and so to the point it hurts and that is a good thing. Your voice in this is strong and begs the reader to think. I loved this and wish everyone in the whole of our planet could read this and reflect on...

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Posted in A problem shared

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This is so powerful. I hear

Posted on Thu, 13 Oct 2016

This is so powerful. I hear what you are saying and yes, All lives do matter. I wish there was a more human conncection, empathy and understanding between all  of earth's inhabitants- a stronger bond to do unto others as we would have done unto...

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Posted in All Lives Matter (statement, political)

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