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Pondering Pansies ~ What’s in a Name?

My name is derived from my Nanny (grandmother) who, (the story goes) on Easter Sunday, was born dead. It is told that her father, my great-grandfather, had a little bouquet of ‘pansy’ flowers in his hands he had picked from the garden, expecting this day to be joyous. Upon hearing this grievous news, he sullenly laid the tiny bouquet atop his daughter’s tiny chest. The moment the flowers touched her…she gasped for air and began to wail.  She was promptly named ‘Pansy’ […]

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Pansylee VanMeteren – Artist’s Bio

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Note: these kind words below were penned by Earl M. Coleman (poetic friend and mentor-1916-2009-you are truly missed) Biography for Muse, Pansylee VanMeteren of Poetic Pastries ~ WV poet, lyricist, author and artist, who creates under the nom de plume, The Muse (Muse), daughter of a deceased American naval officer, she currently resides in the South Branch Valley of WV United States. Early in her career, Muse engaged her skills for technical purposes, such as document translation and schematic visualizations […]

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So WHO is Muse?

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I am a vintage creation enjoying the winter of my life (some might call me old … although I prefer to say ‘seasoned’).  My friends call me Muse.  Like the mythological muses, my interests are varied; each day becomes an opportunity to greet life with gusto!  The style of Poetic Pastries cannot be pegged exactly ~ most people have come to call it simply Musey-ness ~ a term I welcome warmly.  This website has been created to spread a little […]

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~ Roses for Readers from Muse ~

RIDDLE ME THIS: The “pastry” social icons above are for sharing this content; please credit Poetic Pastries. * This is a NO COMMENTS REQUIRED Blog Journal Entry designed for reader’s/ subscriber’s/follower’s privacy and Muse’s work requirements. Private Feedback & Questions may be entered here .   Army of Artists, Jake VanMeter, LisaLisa Charleston and 7 others like this. Comments courtesy of fb feed history Raquel Amaral Yes add a book shop! One word Masterpieces! Have I commented hmmm let me […]

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~ Your Thoughts and Reviews ~

Have you read a book written by Muse? Enigmatic Evolution? Anthesis? The Little Sprout? ……If your answer is YES ~ Muse would like to invite you to give a brief review. You are under no obligation.How and Where:Go to the Museland Page (public one) Look to the left and clicking the Discussions tab. There you will see books listed by title. Muse would much appreciate your thoughts and believes that reviews will be helpful to others who are thinking of […]

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