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Poetry Friday: A Friend Just Like That

It's Poetry Friday .  This week  Laura Purdie Salas  hosts at  Writing the World for Kids .  Stop by her blog for today's parade of wondrous words.   This was the first week of The Global Read Aloud (#gra15).  We are joining the conversation around the work of Amy Krouse Rosenthal ( #graAMY ).  I decided I would jump back into Poetry Friday with a poem about this week's book:  Chopsticks .  I thought it might be fun to try to write a poem related to the book we read each week across the event.  This week we enjoyed the story of two friends who like to be together and, of course, want what is best for the other.  I'm grateful to have friends just like that.       A Friend Just Like That There's nothing quite like a friend that is true, she'll stand beside you and do what you do. A friend for adventures or to lend a good ear, a friend to help you when life's not so clear. A friend who will laugh or just sit down for a chat, who likes wha

Wednesday Wisdom

I collect quotes on Pinterest.  Sometimes I just like to scroll through them for inspiration.  In an effort to live these words of wisdom I've decided to share a quote a week in #WednesdayWisdom .  What words are you living by today?  Join me!