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Women We Admire

March is National Women’s History Month. We all have women we admire, some famous and some not. Whether from your personal life, the history books, or politics, who is a woman you admire? Why? Think back…What woman has had a great impact on your life? Share your story of that special woman forward

Stories on This Week's Writing Prompt

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Jackie
The epitome of grace, class, and intelligence, Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis was, from the time I was very young, my [...]

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Frances Perkins: A Woman I Admire
Frances Perkins, FDR’s Secretary of Labor for all twelve years of his administration, was the first female cabinet secretary [...]
Releasing Roots
Releasing Roots I pull out Mama’s earrings From the tangle of jewelry In the re-used coconut butter jar, Gently pressing [...]
My Mama
For my mama on her 67th Birthday My Mama taught me When I was 5 weeks old, my father was killed in a car accident, my mama [...]
“Polly; just Polly”
I was initially stumped by this week’s prompt.  As with “betrayal,” I take the term “admire” [...]
Hillary
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Hillary. Rodham. Clinton She has been a woman I admire since 1992. There is so much I could say about her, but like the [...]

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Betrayal

Betrayed by a Church
Ironically, being betrayed by a church led to the creation of an early childhood program based on values to which religious [...]
11th Birthday
My mother was still in a deep depression, too tranqed out on Miltowns to take care of me, much less plan a birthday party. [...]

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Think back about …

Women We Admire

March is National Women’s History Month. We all have women we admire, some famous and some not. Whether from your personal life, the history books, or politics, who is a woman you admire? Why? Think back…What woman has had a great impact on your life? Share your story of that special woman forward

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