Blogging 201: Day 5: Map, Ode, Metaphor

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Day 5: Map, Ode, Metaphor

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Philadelphia to New York City
by Teresa Dean Smeigh
copyright October 2015

Philadelphia to New York City
Busy highways, sometimes slow
Drivers weaving in and out
Fingers raised, voices shout
Cars crash, complete stop
Now we have a traffic jam

 

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About Tessa

Teresa (Tessa) Smeigh is now in her 60's and still going strong despite her disabilities affecting both physical and mental abilities. She has bipolar disorder (mental), Fibromyalgia (nerves), degenerative disc disease (spine), and arthritis (joints). Despite that she is active in Mental Health Advocating, writing for www.IBPF.org (volunteer for non-profit) and has 5 blog posts already published by them. She is also working on 2 fiction books (mysteries). She keeps her blog filled with useful content, daily devotionals (She is a Christian), stories and poems. Plenty to keep you busy. She has also been interviewed by blogs and had other posts published on many different blogs. She has 3 blogs so far http://www.tessacandoit.com and http://www.finallyawriter.com and http://www.sunnythoughtsandprayers.wordpress.com She is from Deptford, NJ. Her family and blogs keep her busy.
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2 Responses to Blogging 201: Day 5: Map, Ode, Metaphor

  1. Ben Huberman says:

    As someone who took that same route many, many times in the past, your poem immediately spoke to me. Channeling the essence of the NJ Turnpike in such a short poem is quite a feat!

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