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Theresa Largusa
McKinney, Texas
Word wrangler. Thinker of big ideas. Story explorer.
Interests: music, good friends, coffee, conversation, bad jokes, jolly husband, naughty schnauzers, playing with sentences = my favorite things.
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Previously... Sometimes life is like waking up in the middle of a story. What happened yesterday probably never happened. And tomorrow? Tomorrow is written in-between remembered moments. Like you buying the yellow cardigan from Sarita's Secondhand Sweaters. She's one of the newer vendors down at the Prairie View. Speckled here... Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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Previously... Reveries are states in which Darla creates. Make a suggestion and Darla will be covered in pinpricks and scraps of velvet for the next month. What comes from dreams is handiwork meant to question the associations we form. That lump of clay? A heart ready to take shape. Embroidered... Continue reading
Posted Jul 5, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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If someone uses the phrase "safe as houses," think twice before you accept their invitation to come around for tea. Houses are portals to places we've never been, and would do well to traverse with care. Is it hospitality or the promise of the unknown that propels us to cross... Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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Jessamine got to school early to snatch a desk at the back. Not her preferred seating arrangement, but the boy named Micah would be her object of study for the next hour and not the lesson on Cosecant / Secant / Cotangent Functions Ms. Onoko promised the day before. Micah.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 22, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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We never truly grow the way we need to when rooted in one place, and comfort can be an obstacle when a task demands attention. Beginnings are always more rosy than saying you're done. What was learned along the way? Stumble. Repeat. The plan behind the madness may not be... Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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Storytellers and makers of beautiful things sometimes deal with the downside of creativity. Maybe this next bit will come off as triggering, but artists don't always have an easy time on this rock. For some, these trips around the Sun are white-knuckle rides. One way or another, we all stick... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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Safe Word - "Pomegranate." I'm willing to entertain most anything, so the concept of Twin Flames has a lot of material with which to play. Therefore, my take on the whole Cosmic Twin Industry is that if one meets her/his missing portion of soul, spend wisely whatever time is allotted... Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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Previously... THE STORY OF O & D by Unknown Ort's out back digging holes and thinks we haven't caught on to the fact that he waits for the phone to ring. He's never quite sure who's on the other end when he picks up, but the voice that comes across... Continue reading
Posted Jun 1, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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We interact with each other's mask (Parti Town gets brisk business) You only know the me I put on for everyday wear Meat Is Where the Might Is The shell is but a calling card 'Round and 'round we've been and never once have we gotten this trick right. Strange... Continue reading
Posted May 31, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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Karmic Stuff! Low Vibrational Bertha is a collector of friends. Contacts make the man as long as they don't come too close. Madge is a badge of having arrived. Clyde is a member of Bertha's exclusive tribe. Lena is a better post than most against which B can lean. Ask... Continue reading
Posted May 24, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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Previously... petrified putrefied the vibe around here is of something Not Alive How much of this experience can be cannibalized? Be sure to sign a DNR* *DREAM NEW REALITIES The Temperament! The Temperament! Darla finally understands what Ort had meant when he said: "You're a paradox with a glue gun,... Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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This is not our time. At most, we've been around the bend twice. Early days still to be well enough to collaborate. We'll just have to remember our safe word for the next time, and time after that, and one more time again. Each meet-up should prove to be more... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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Previously... Going down rabbit holes again and I hope to high heaven I don't meet up with one of Ort's zombunnies. This meditation stuff is tough. But if I'm going to manifest a way to get to Ōkunoshima on a crafter's salary I need to be more creative than I've... Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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Upside down cups, a potted plant and coins rattle-rub against a paperback at the bottom of my gunny sack. How's a girl supposed to ignore omens like that? -- The Poet S. Three Weisenheimers got a message for us: Something can never come from nothing. I looked for the entrance.... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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Work? YES! Calling what you do A JOB? Work on changing that concept into your CALLING. Our journey begins with how we name a thing. QUICK FIRE CHALLENGE ... THOUGHTS! I like being the only misfit in the room. However, now that I've stumbled upon the "Lost Continent," I'm considered... Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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Madame Malcontent knows it's not wrong to charge cash money for a reading. She draws the line, however, at asking for $$$ in order to teach someone what only intuition and a creative bent can give a gal. As Madame Malcontent likes to say: Some got it. Some don't. Peering... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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Previously... Hmmm? Oh! Mmmmmmmmmmm. She can't remember the lady's name, but somebody told Darla long ago to write down her thoughts so she could close the book on them before they took root in her ticker. So, here's what Darla wrote today: I was born a stubborn old fool. Ruled... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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I haven't heard anything official. He's just not here. Yeah, umm ... there's a funny story about that. Who has the shekels to be zaftig? I can only capture your image during a downpour. What does it mean when people are upside down and objects look just right? More a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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Gary Q. needs to keep daily entries in his journal so he remembers to sleep. He picked up a notebook made from grass clippings and old maps the last time he cruised the Prairie View (got it from that tiny thing with the really short purple hair) that helps him... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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I. A Heart Judging A Ginkgo Leaf Falling A Raven Mimicking II. The Sun speaks of renewed trust, but do I take this as a sign everything is all right? Not so hasty. Lines are drawn farther and wider now, and still you see some good in me. Let's clarify... Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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Previously... Art is a mirror. If you don't like what you see, look out the window instead. -- Darla T. Varney Ort is the one who's struggling, not me. I'm all show and rehearsing my shtick for future use. This conversation will make it in The Book someday! I do... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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Even though I drew it I didn't need to cross it Everything I make I undo You've registered your discomfort I've rendered myself a trigger All in the quest to learn What is true Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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A pole climber A clown A grocery cart pusher wearing someone else's ring A girl who crossed the International Date Line And waited for you in a bar nobody else could find You wrote her name recently in a book of receipts Heartache and anger rearranged the letters taKe 15... Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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Previously... On the Phone Again: What are you going on about "limited doses?" You can only "handle" me in "Limited Doses?" Tell me what that's supposed to mean ... So, you're saying ... You can see why some people would think I'm a pain in the ass. Ah, well now... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles
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No. I can't outrun a sabre-toothed tiger. But I'll always have two paces up on you which will spare me from being a meal. #LiveToSeeAnotherDay Then I told you this: "Always know the score. As long as you know the score, ignore it and live in fantasyland. Or meet the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 23, 2018 at Semi-Daily Scribbles