Author Archives: SIDEWAYS EIGHT

About SIDEWAYS EIGHT

Being heard, stirred, and perhaps cured by life's many hidden images and the written-spoken word.

Death’s Doorway

We knock at the door with every risk we take and every question we ask that circumvents authenticity. We open the door with every promise we break and in scoffing at serendipity. We pass through the door in quitting and … Continue reading

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The Right Questions

Sometimes our calling reveals itself by framing our lives with the the right questions. . . . . . #writersofig #writerswrite #writer #writing #writersofinstagram #writinglife #wordgasm #words #selfpublishing #poet #poets #poem #poems #poetry #poetsofinstagram #poetsofig #bhfyp #poetrycommunity #poetryisnotdead #poemsofinstagram #dailypoems … Continue reading

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Stay Woke

In today’s world of the hustle and bustle, it’s important to maintain our priorities. . . . . . #photography #instapics #photographer #photos #photographersofig #pictures #artistic #creative #creation #creativity #bestpics #photoshoot #photooftheday #photobooth #photogrid #photo #pics #photographie #photojournalism #photographerlife #photogenic … Continue reading

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Dog Years

These canines were put here to help teach us to slow down, to enjoy moments, and to attempt to love unconditionally as they do. . . . . . #writersofig #writerswrite #writer #writing #writersofinstagram #writinglife #wordgasm #words #selfpublishing #poet #poets … Continue reading

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SVC Events – National Poetry Month

APRIL IS NATIONAL POETRY MONTH!!! . We’re gearing up for the best month of the year! @spoken_views_reno is busy orchestrating quite a few mouthwatering events to whet your poetic appetite! In collaboration with @hollandreno @wolfspeaks_unr @unrliberalarts @spoken_views_youth @laughingplanetreno . . … Continue reading

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Listen carefully

Some of the best writing prompts I ever receive are the results of unintended eavesdropping. . What are some of your favorite writing prompts you’ve ever been given❓ . . . . . #writersofig #writerswrite #writer #writing #writersofinstagram #writinglife #wordgasm … Continue reading

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To imagine is to begin to create

I imagine a world in which the teachers, the shamans, the peacemakers, the healers, the counselors, the poets, the songwriters, the dancers, the novelists, the sages, the mentors, the coaches, the artists, and the builders are more prevalent. I imagine … Continue reading

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