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Lori Brown

The shortcut to enlightenment might start with things that annoy you.

What seems like burnout may just be blissfully blank.

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A bird boss makes a request

The birds think they have finally won the spot as rulers of the planet.

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Here is a letter from the bird king.


The journey is just beginning.

You aren’t done shining your brilliant light just yet.

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A story about assumptions and poor communication between teachers and students.

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  • Absolutely no talking during the test-no exceptions.
  • When…


A very short story of an average but magical evening.

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This is how I would explain it.

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Humans Are Beta Beings With Eternity Encoded In DNA

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A Strange Coincidence Found In The Coat Closet


A story about acceptance and grief.

That bewildered homeless man on the corner is my brother.

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Losing my brother to Schizophrenia taught me how to cope with the gravity of loss and the power of “letting go”.


Timelines need a new shape.

The enchanted orbit we travel on, summarized in a poem.

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And enabled me to navigate life choices with ease.

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Lori Brown

I am a Mom. I was once a widow. I am a guitar player. I am a poet. I love humans. I am a ferocious protector of small children, elderly people and animals.

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