2019 WTP Third Place Literary Winner

2019 WTP Third Place Literary Winner

[tm_pb_section admin_label=”section”][tm_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][tm_pb_column type=”1_2″][tm_pb_image admin_label=”Image” alt=”Merridawn Duckler” title_text=”Merridawn Duckler” show_in_lightbox=”off” url_new_window=”off” use_overlay=”off” animation=”left” sticky=”off” align=”left” force_fullwidth=”off” always_center_on_mobile=”on” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid” src=”https://www.thewoventalepress.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/Sickelsoptiomze.jpg”] [/tm_pb_image][/tm_pb_column][tm_pb_column type=”1_2″][tm_pb_text admin_label=”Text” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Noelle Sickels [/tm_pb_text][tm_pb_text admin_label=”Text” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Congratulations for winning Third Place in the literary category! Sickels is the author of the historical novels Walking West,…

on spring (1)

on spring (1)

who knows which hour it starts, which minute, rhyme or reason. breaking of rules,        our hearts open.                         split a season. on spring,                 slight chance, light            or prayers can change. sons      move in a prouder stance, yet others rage. black bird sings   early the same bird calls late. sense that nearby one year came straight.…

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once again we come back to ourselves, our life , the reality of  things, we stumble through neatly.   while all around is trembling , we weave together with dreams and possibilies.   there is not much more to add, it is lighter now.                                       birds sing early.   once again we come back to ourselves.…