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Bloggers PhotoMy name is Danielle Wise Baxter, (RED) I was born 4-6-1971, in Coushatta, La. I am a Christian, the oldest of 4 with 4 children of my own. Married since I was 17 to the same man. I am a narrative writer, and see things from a different light than most. My work is original to who I am. You will find I am old fashioned. Half Cherokee well 42.92 %. I have no idea why that number. lol My DNA allows for prose form in Native American fashion (turtle and the hare). So I am never short for imagery. Please keep in mind I write children's books, so my work will be geared in that direction (mostly). Calico Fox Aka Foxy is a new series in my children's books. I also have a eidetic memory. I am here to relax or rant. Just to get things off my mind. I may not use form or it be a poem, just me rambling but that's what "I" paid for. If it looks long and you don't like long, don't read . If you start reading and do not like it just stop and move on. I do not want your rewrite, suggestions for my real poetry are awesome. Real poets and writers will know what is real, if not pass it up. No need to comment poorly.

Bla


Blog Posted:5/6/2012 2:24:00 PM
I am constantly trying to overcome my past. I hear so are we all, so in saying that it doesn't help me in my personal fall. I am not much of a poet, but have used it to help me heal a shattered heart and mind. I am a survivor of so many things. I would even have to say the strongest woman I have ever met. NOT bragging but honest. I do not break down, yet from time to time I may lash out in pain like a mad snake. As long as you do not scare the poo out of me or step on me I just sit and sun.

I am in the process of getting 2 series of books going, complete with coloring books and 2 books, one of some nature poems and another for children called When God Makes Changes. Being a child who primarily cared for herself, I understand how change freaks them out. I do not do change well as an adult. It is a complete loss of control, and I pray my book helps them see change can be wonderful.

I am nearing an empty nest 41 years old. Oh I am so happy to be old now. I would not go back to hot and sexy for anything. I like soft and comfy. lol If you see a poem and I have it listed wrong please let me know, I just write. I have no training. Also I deal with dyslexia and Ms plus Lyme. Wow what more can I endure. lol I am a horse woman, but in my age seem to be more of a ground person. I was hit by a diesel truck and trying to get over that. Well I hope to make friends. I am rambling sorry.
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  1. Date: 5/9/2012 2:20:00 PM
    Welcome. I'm no poet either. I just scribble. I wish you the best with your endeavors. I'm in my 40's also. I didn't know I was old....lol I feel better for that enlightenment..

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  1. Date: 5/8/2012 5:45:00 AM
    Age is a beaut

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  1. Date: 5/7/2012 7:33:00 PM
    H... ha.. you for got the H..on BLA..blah... love your blog..had to come back and read it..pd

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  1. Date: 5/7/2012 1:40:00 PM
    Old!! what you talking about woman old indeed , age is a state of mind don't give in to it, I am all for comfort but old, never. All the best and fight on xx

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  1. Date: 5/7/2012 9:25:00 AM
    I'm sure with your words you have showed you are strong even at your weakest and that gives courage to all of us here..cos we all carry a luggage of great things and not so great things.. Lookinf forward to read your poetry..Charma

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  1. Date: 5/6/2012 10:46:00 PM
    soft and comfy... YUMMMMMMMM! Thanks for the post, Danielle, do whatcha gotta and write on. Namaste~N

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  1. Date: 5/6/2012 7:57:00 PM
    lol...now I wanna be soft and comfy.. not 40 yet...but, my kids always " when am i gonna act my age.."" what is age.. thank you for sharing your personal blog..always..pd

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  1. Date: 5/6/2012 6:43:00 PM
    I have to agree with Ruben. I felt at my best when I turned 40. I would love to hit that decade again. Anyway, welcome. i am just learning as well to write anything but free verse or haiku.

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  1. Date: 5/6/2012 2:35:00 PM
    Hey Red, I have been reading your poetry since you came here, and as I have said before you sound so full of life, I bet you can talk endlessly and I mean that as a compliment, I for one am glad you came here, keep writing and love the hat...David

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  1. Date: 5/6/2012 2:31:00 PM
    I beg your pardon!! You're 41 and "happy to be old"?? Excuse me! What does it mean? Im 42!LOL! Nice to meet you, Danielle. Ruben.

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  1. Date: 5/6/2012 2:31:00 PM
    Welcome to the Soup. Sometimes there seems to be a never ending rain. Seems you had your share. Hope you will enjoy it here.

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My Past Blog Posts

 
Learning the site
Date Posted: 5/25/2012 1:18:00 AM
Native Symbolisms in my work
Date Posted: 5/24/2012 10:40:00 PM
Silly Mom Bras are for Boys
Date Posted: 5/13/2012 12:11:00 PM
Nothing Important Just info about my birth sign
Date Posted: 5/9/2012 11:48:00 PM
Bla
Date Posted: 5/6/2012 2:24:00 PM

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5/10/2012 Birth and Death Light Poetryadventure,life,lost love,
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5/6/2012 To Be A Scythe Personificationdeath,fear,funeral,autumn
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5/5/2012 The Red View Rhymebusiness,caregiving,dedic
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5/5/2012 Oh Glorious Spring Free versenature,seasons,spring,spr
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