Haiku #10 Just another day Gazing through a silky screen Everything looks new Janet Fandango’s One Word Challenge: Silkscreen The word silkscreen reminds me of my rose covered glasses (which I wear quite often)… hence today’s Haiku. The photograph comes to you from our backyard. It’s gorgeous in color, but I wasn’t in the mood… Read More
Not everything is black and white.
Be unique. Be awesome. Be you. Do whatever it is that is true. Take chances. Make mistakes. Step out. No one else knows what you are about. Encourage. Give a hand. Be kind. Speak gently, of what’s on your mind. Do what’s right, when others go wrong. You matter. You’re here. You Belong.… Read More
“Still round the corner there may wait A new road or a secret gate; And though I oft have passed them by, A day will come at last when I Shall take the hidden paths that run West of the Moon, East of the Sun.” —J.R.R. Tolkien I’ve been on a new art kick lately,… Read More
Man is so made that whenever anything fires his soul, impossibilities vanish. —La Fontaine
The bird of paradise alights only upon the hand that does not grasp. —John Berry I’ve been unhappy with my photographs lately. I spend time in Photoshop—sprucing them up—and then decide that the picture in the frame wasn’t really worth the effort. Yesterday is an example. I spent the morning at the beach with my… Read More
Delicate verses Tender lyrics rip through souls Hearts mend in rhythm Haiku #9 Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge: Rip / Mend The featured image comes to you from the patio in our backyard—a delicate hanging fuschia. I thought it was the perfect fit for my haiku. Peace & Love!
That man is richest whose pleasures are the cheapest. —Henry David Thoreau
We’re going out in public, So please put on your mask. Say “I’m fine” and “thank you,” If anyone should ask. I know your thoughts run rampant, You want to share them all, But these are not the places; The grocery store, or mall. Wait until you’re all alone, And type them with your hand.… Read More
RDP Thursday: Nurture verb: care for and encourage the growth or development of. noun: the process of caring for and encouraging the growth or development of someone or something. My featured image is kind of random! I did so many assignments in the past semester that the rebel in me has been fighting to break… Read More
I finally got around to deleting my calendar that was counting down the days to my 3 year sober anniversary. It’s about time, since the date flew by almost three months ago! I’m officially on summer break now. I was going to take a couple of online classes, but I decided that my brain needed… Read More