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July Year of the Ram Writing Contest : )
Okay, here we go for July. The theme this month is "waiting.

June Winners : )
Okay, the judges had a tough time trying to decide on the winners for June. Almost had one fistfight. So we compromised.

New Author Site
Aloha all, I just launched my new site:, check it out, follow, share.

Ooops! My mistake. Here's the writing contest information for June : )
Even though the new site is not up yet, we're anticipating it anytime now.

Sorry, but the new Great Ram/Sheep/Goat Writing Contest is postponed.
Until the new BR site is up and running, we'll have to postpone our monthly contest.

Great Fun!
Thank you Kanuikapono School for your hospitality. I so enjoyed working with all of you.

Primingthepump Exercise
It's hard to write cold.

Morning at Kanuikapono Charter School, Anahole, Kauai
Our morning at Kanuikapono Charter School in Anahole, Kauai Going to Kauai is like going home.

BOGO goes to Kauai: Mahalo Kanuikapono
It was a first for the BOGO (Buy One Get One Unreal Deal) Authors: a charter school on the island of Kauai.

The Great BR Year of the Ram/Sheep/Goat Writing Contest : )
As we do every year of the contest, we will take March off in order to recover from Chinese New Year.


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Bamboo Shoots

Easy order to go
Published by APPLEBLOSSUM | Monday, July 27, 2015 7:27 PM
Haiku about waiting (29 words)
He Wonders What It Will Take
Published by TETER | Sunday, July 26, 2015 3:39 AM
I'm irrationally jealous of stuffed animals that look like they've been around a time or two. The following is 100 words.
At Last
Published by EIJI | Friday, July 17, 2015 9:46 AM
For those unprepared 2015 may just be the year. Fall feasts starts this September. Watch Jonathan Cahn's "The Harbinger Decoded" on youtube. It will light a fire under some "okoles", hopefully...100 words
Published by JIM HARSTAD | Friday, July 10, 2015 2:05 AM
July entry for the Year of the Ram contest. 100 words.
Published by LANNING | Sunday, July 05, 2015 7:32 PM
Year of the Ram Writing Contest Entry. 100 words.
July Year of the Ram Writing Contest : )
Published by BAMBOO BUCKAROO | Friday, July 03, 2015 6:57 PM
June Winners : )
Published by BAMBOO BUCKAROO | Thursday, July 02, 2015 12:55 AM
Haiku: Morning Magic
Published by LEILANIOLANAI | Tuesday, June 30, 2015 6:15 AM
Morning moon magic...