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Dancer on the Stage, Dancer on my page by Carl Teegerstrom

Dancer on the Stage, Dancer on my page by Carl Teegerstrom

Dancer on the Stage, Dancer on my page My pencil glides with her skirt’s flowing lines, gently sketching subtle designs, then it pirouettes on its sharp toe, shading her susurrating shadows, while the paper trembles at each stroke, like the brown, windblown leaves of an old oak. The dancer leaps across that stage while myRead more about Dancer on the Stage, Dancer on my page by Carl Teegerstrom[...]

Azaleas that Bloomed After the Deep Freeze by Carl Teegerstrom

Azaleas that Bloomed After the Deep Freeze by Carl Teegerstrom

Azaleas that Bloomed After the Deep Freeze The Azaleas bloomed after the deep freeze, when the Gardenias shriveled yellow, brown and dry. The Azaleas bloomed after Mom died, but Dad couldn’t make them while she was alive. The three Azalea bushes bloomed dozens of pink blossoms, and though some flowers tumbled to the mulch inRead more about Azaleas that Bloomed After the Deep Freeze by Carl Teegerstrom[...]