Penny4athought

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I have 80 stories published in 5 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 18094 times and 21 of my stories have been cherry picked.
10 of my 213 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 11 votes

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JoAnne Stefanizzi

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"Past or Present" Chapter 11

Stephanie returned to her room, pulled off the ruined shoes and placed them by the fireplace. A plan had begun to form as she walked back to the...
Gold cherry
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Sounds from the Heart

Softly pillowed cocooned in blankets my bed too comfortable to leave Sound waves carry across rooms and hallway to tickle me into awakening Cups...

One Day in October

Come hither shaped branches Sway on tall barren trees Outlined in ghost light On all Hallows Eve Brave little demons, Dragons and ghosts Minions and...
Cherry

"Past or Present" Chapter 10

The newsroom was bustling with activity. There was a major breaking story regarding the refurbishment of the riverfront district and the mayor was...
Cherry

"Past or Present" Chapter 9

The room was dark but for the glow of burning logs in the fireplace. Harrison stood like her jailer guarding the door. Stephanie drew closer to the...

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10 of my comments have received 11 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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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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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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Simple and heartfelt and

Posted on Sun, 24 Jul 2016

Simple and heartfelt and again feels like it could be a song.smiley

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Posted in Love Is A Better Thing I Do With You

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An interesting concept and it

Posted on Sun, 26 Jun 2016

An interesting concept and it certainly feels like we're in grade school level knowledge when it comes to knowing what life is all about.

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Posted in Classroom

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well done

Posted on Thu, 03 Sep 2015

I loved this. The characters you created felt real and your descriptive writing held my interest. I loved the firm convctions and the final acceptance. It was very well written...hope there is more.

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Posted in Bellavista

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I am so happy for your

Posted on Sun, 09 Aug 2015

I am so happy for your comment Vera. Sometimes when I write I am trying so hard to capture the storyline I miss the deeper details. I had only briefly described the guardians in the chapter when they were remembering their life together and have...

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Posted in Matilda's Assignment" Chapter 16