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 Category:  Children Non-Fiction
  Posted: June 1, 2020      Views: 131

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AMADA 
Amada is a "word" collector. She does her bit in prose and poetry. She has been visually impaired for the last two years; she reads and writes with the help of special equipment. Nothing can deter her from writing.;;
She is a wife and the mother - more...

She is a top ranked author at the #92 position.

She is also an active reviewer and is holding the #70 spot on the top ranked reviewer list.

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This work has reached the exceptional level
I wanted to copy her grace...
"The Lady Wore A Hat" by amada



First, I heard her steps; musical, magnetic. Then I saw her enormous hat--

wide, sturdy, ripe-earth tone. Her long, blue dress floated in her

compass, and a magnolia scent flavored the air.

She walked in grace, in a symphony of her own.

I imitated her steps, in an attempt to grow grace...

Many winters passed before I saw her again; diminished, faltering steps--

minus the hat--a shadow of what she had been; as if one day the wind

swept her hat, and took her soul as well.

I long for the time when she walked whole...and I tried to imitate grace...

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Thank you for reading my work and for your helpful suggestions for improvement.
Thank you Google for the beautiful hat.
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