Writer’s Quote Wednesday: Ra Avis

“Peace is just something we work toward, every day. It’s about the things we can become. It’s about the things we should un-become. It’s about changing our hearts when they need change, no matter how scary that is.” Ra Avis is a poet, author, and blogger who lives in Long Beach, California.  She has written…

Writer’s Quote Wednesday: Ra Avis

Ra Avis is a poet, author, and blogger who lives in Long Beach, California.  She has written two books, Dinosaur Hearted (which I wrote about here), and Sack Nasty: Prison Poetry.  She blogs here on WordPress at Rarasaur.com, “where frightfully wondrous things happen.”   Please join me in Writer’s Quote Wednesday each week.  Post your own writer’s…

Reading Aloud: Dinosaur Hearted

Ever since my husband had a major stroke in 2017, he has been unable to read. One problem is that the stroke left him with hemianopia, or visual field cut, a loss of the right half of his vision in both eyes. However, it also appears that he suffered a loss of reading ability owing to…