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PAY DAY THURSDAY COLLABORATION with Jessica from The Carpenter’s Quill

Welcome back for another installment of Pay Day Thursday.

Today I would like to introduce you to Jessica.  She approached me with a desire to collaborate and to have a letter exchange type dialogue.

ImageJessica’s Blog is The Carpenter’s Quill

So what is your name, age and where are you from?
My name is Jessica Carpenter, and I will be turning the big 3-0 next month. We currently live in Las Vegas, Nevada. Originally from Victorville CA! Continue reading



So first things first… HAPPY MOTHERS DAY!

I was spoiled with gifts and flowers (roses and flowers made out of construction paper) Cards and cookies, store bought and home made.  The family planned a Mothers day game of croquet but….

I am doing not a thing for the day….except..


This is a photo from Jan. 2012 Yes, I was blonde.  Noah and I watching the game 4th goal

I am about to sit down and watch the movie Cloud Atlas and then watch the hockey game *GO LEAFS GO* Yes, I’m Canadian and yes I will have a beer in my hand while I cheer!  But I will be drinking a Corona.


I will also be having breakfast for dinner, my favorite! (home made waffles with fruit and whip cream on top…mmmmm) made lovingly by the Mr. Continue reading

PAY DAY THURSDAY: Introducing Jim The Running Son



So this week I have collaborated with Jim, The Running Son in my first ever attempt at a ‘poetry’ battle, poem collaboration!

Don’t forget to vote at the end!

Let’s find out a little more about Jim.  The drum roll please…..


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PAY DAY Introducing Ray the Musical Poet

Welcome to the very first Pay Day Thursday!

This will happen weekly on Thursdays from here on in.

If you are interested on collaborating please click here.

Now I would like to introduce you to Ray the Musical Poet


Hi Ray.  Thank you so much for taking the time and interest in wanting to collaborate with my Pay Day Thursdays, paying it forward.   You are the very first! So Cheers to you.

Ray and I decided to share poetry with song. I gave Ray the freedom to take my poem Gravy Baby and put it to rhythm and turn it into a song.  We will share the results of our collaboration at the end of the interview.

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Pay it forward, PAY DAY Thursday

Ok so the first collaboration dates for pay it forward PAY DAY Thursdays are in.




May 2nd I will have my poem (Gravy Baby) put to music with Ray

May 9th  I will have a poetry ‘battle’ with Jim

May 16th I will write a poem or short story based on a photo of Mike’s choice

May 23rd I will do a piece with Jessica on Mothering, family etc. around the world.




 Please continue to submit to participate.  For more information click me

Feel free to re blog the original post idea if you think you know other bloggers that might be interested in participating, found here: PAY DAY

Stay tuned I have many more ideas up my sleeve!



Have a Happy Day!!


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