Penny4athought

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I have 66 stories published in one collection on the site.
My stories have been read 18662 times and 11 of my stories have been cherry picked.
25 of my 220 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 28 votes

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JoAnne Stefanizzi

 

My stories

Cherry

1944 (12miles south of Spa Belgium)

1944 The snow was thick but not as thick as what was piled in his boots. Foster broke from file and stepped against the slim trunk of a winter barren...

Toss in a pinch of love

There are no pages I can find No written account to help me As I stare at the flour stained counter And wish for yesterday I stood waist high to her...
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Rear View Wishes

Feisty spitfire Determined eyes Battle stance And war cry Integrity and Dreams intact Freedom to pursue Wind the years forward Gray matter Interferes...
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Cherry

In the wee small hours of the morning...(that's the time I miss him most of all)

In the wee small hours Before the first Morning light When Night lights glow Amid crickets songs Cool breezes Finger through Open windows Billowing...

To J & J 4Ever

Near the Lion’s rock Stands a Sycamore tree With carvings of romance Initialed in its trunk A deep jagged heart Engulfs two letters Against the white...
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25 of my comments have received 28 Great Feedback votes

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Hi Jenny,

Posted on Tue, 30 Apr 2019

Hi Jenny,

Yes, I know we both wish they had written down those well loved recipes. I have ingredients but nothing of the measurements so her special touch, her loving touch, to all she did is lost to me.

Just as you'd said, the...

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I often wonder about the

Posted on Tue, 16 Apr 2019

I often wonder about the house I grew up in, now someone else's home...did we forget a picture? Leave behind a treasured trinket that fell into a floor board? Maybe a well loved house does capture some of our beloingings just to hold on to us as...

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Hi Jenny,

Posted on Tue, 23 Apr 2019

Hi Jenny,

You take us along on these journeys to your past and we are all grateful travelers.

Your warm remembrances are lit with love and friendship. I really enjoyed the last line, truly fond memories. Thank you for sharing this...

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Posted in Meet Me On The Corner

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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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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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