C.J. Heck

Rookie - 273 Points (August 10 / Born in Columbus OH - living in Florida)

Biography of C.J. Heck

C.J. Heck poet

CJ Heck is a published poet, writer, and the author of three children's books, a collection of short stories, and a book of adult poetry. She also writes three blogs:

Memoirs From Nam:
http: //memoirsfromnam.blogspot.com

Knowing Whispers:
http: //knowingwhispers.blogspot.com

CJ's Writer Thoughts:
http: //cjswriterthoughts.blogspot.com

CJ lives with her partner, Author Robert Cosmar, in The Villages, Florida. She has three married daughters, eleven grandchildren, and is also a Vietnam War widow.

For more information, interviews, book excerpts, or to invite CJ to your school or organization, please call 352-299-5634, or visit:

Barking Spiders Poetry - CJ Heck Books:
http: //www.barkingspiderspoetry.com

C.J. Heck's Works:

Children's Books:

Barking Spiders (and Other Such Stuff)
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https: //www.goodreads.com/story/show/337589-preview-barking-spiders-and-other-such-stuff

Barking Spiders 2 (the sequel)
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https: //www.goodreads.com/story/show/337587-preview-barking-spiders-2

Me Too! Preschool Poetry
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https: //www.goodreads.com/story/show/337586-preview-me-too-preschool-poetry

Adult Books:

Bits and Pieces (short story collection (2011)
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https: //www.goodreads.com/story/show/336206-book-excerpt-from-bits-and-pieces

Anatomy of a Poet (adult poetry)
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https: //www.goodreads.com/story/confirm_explicit/336273? chapter=0

PoemHunter.com Updates

My Shadow (Children)

I have a shadow hooked to me.
Sometimes he's big.
Sometimes he's small.
Sometimes he isn't there at all.

He doesn't seem to like the rain.
(Maybe thunder scares him, too) .
He's gone from me on days like that
'cause there isn't much to do.