M. Lynne Squires Urban Appalachian Author

The View From My Cup

The View from My Cup – a guest post by Cat Pleska

The View from My Cup – a guest post by Cat Pleska

My view is over the rim of a 1970s vintage green coffee cup, with a cream interior. I’m an unrepentant coffee drinker like my momma was. Mom used to share coffee with lady friends two or three days a week. This was not a pre-scheduled visit at Starbucks where they...

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The View from My Cup…. guest post by author Connie Kinsey

The View from My Cup…. guest post by author Connie Kinsey

The view from my cup… When my son was born. I promised him everything good. I feel like I’ve made good on that promise. On social media, I call him Chef Boy ‘R Mine.  He’s the love of my life. A few years ago, he met the love of his life on match.com.  They married...

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The View From My Cup…Social Media-less musings

The View From My Cup…Social Media-less musings

The view from my cup…sunlight peeking through my office window. The maple tree filters this morning’s bright sunlight. It would be peaceful too, were it not for the chorus of bluejays screeching nearby. Earlier I feed them peanuts in the shell while ‘that guy’ and I...

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The View From My Cup on Mother’s Day 2019

The View From My Cup on Mother’s Day 2019

The view from my cup…a sign that brought back memories flooding back of my son when he was a little boy. One day, when we lived in Pennsylvania, his dad and I were discussing where to eat dinner. Duncan piped up from the back seat, “Bob three vans!” Ummm, what? He...

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The View From My Cup – by guest author S.G. Redling

The View From My Cup – by guest author S.G. Redling

Maybe this isn’t the typical ‘Spring in the Garden’ photo but it speaks volumes for me. Dare I say it is fraught with symbolism? It’s a picture of the sunrise behind my old garage which I haven’t been able to see for years due to an overgrown privet shrub. Not exactly...

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The View from My Cup is a collection of blog posts that follow Lynne’s views from her cup. Reflective, honest, and thought provoking … these little musings will bring a smile to your day, and maybe give you food for thought.

The views change depending on whether Lynne is out and about, or just observing life from the back deck. The cups change too…from her collection of Fiesta mugs, to mugs people have gifted her, to coffee house paper cups.

Occasionally a friend and guest writer will share a view from their cup as well…stay tuned, she has some interesting friends with equally interesting views to share!

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