Prompts

ONE * sInGulAr

The following were taken on a hot summer day, back in those bohemian days in GreyCo. These date to August 9th, 2009. I have wanted you to see out of my eyes so many times. ~ Elizabeth Berg, The Pull of The Moon To become aware of our history is to become aware of our […]

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A Touch of Forgiveness

It lies on my bed, to protect my quilt from the ravages of doggy fur. It once covered my dying lover, in the last days of his life. Today the WordPress Daily Prompt asks; Textures are everywhere: The rough edges of a stone wall. The smooth innocence of a baby’s cheek. The sense of touch […]

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Daily Prompt: Intense

Intense is the red wine stain on my new carpet. Intense is the emotions that riddle my waking mind & spirit. Intense is the last few years of my life, the emotions they have conjured and the state of mind that now finds me slightly adrift. Intense was the hangover that is a product of […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Good Morning

Mornings hold promises – maybe a fresh beginning, a change in the weather, or a new opportunity to learn something new, or meet someone new, or perhaps the very blessing of getting to wake up. The coffee in hand, next stop is my little stoop for my morning cylinder of sin. Once java’d up and […]

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Daily Prompt: Exhale

Not so long ago I was beginning to wonder if this day would ever come – it seemed so elusive. I’d reach for it, but it would be merely an illusion. I dreamed of it, I longed for it, I prayed for it, but still it refused to appear. As the prompt suggests, its like for […]

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These Shoes Were Made for Me

I love them. I remember when I walked into the store and found them, sitting there on the shelf, whispering “take me home“. I couldn’t resist. I wore them to work a couple of days ago and I had not wore them in years (not much call for funky cork wedge shoes in the bush). […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Focus

This Church is our local Presbyterian. The corner stone was laid in 1889 and the first service was held that December. These photos are taken approximately a mile apart. One from the meadow I walk in and where I took the Carefree Doggy shots, and the other from the community trail from the other side. […]

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Ball Caps and Grass Seed

Boy walks past the window of this General Store in his hometown and sees a sign in the window advertising “HELP WANTED”. So he walks up the rickety old stairs and opens the screen door, and hears the “dingle dingle dingle” of the little bells attached to the hinge. Behind the counter is a grey-headed, […]

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