Poetry perplexes me. They say it arouses feelings. In me, it arouses the feeling that I’m missing something. Some great poetic joke.
Girls, it is said, are made up of sweets, Sticky, and licky, and gooey-gum treats. Boys, on the other hand – puppy dog tails, Creepies and crawlies and eight-legged snails. But neither is true, as I’ve said all along, They’re made up of brain cells they stole from their mom. Inspired by Sara’s grinchy Growing [...]
Six Word Friday: Silence. Hello sun light, my old friend I’m walking in your warmth again. From depths of seemingly endless night Out of darkness into the light From visions, that dragged me down To find, deep in my mind The dark, the tears, the silence. Deep in thought, I walked alone Narrow halls I [...]
Theme for Six Word Friday: Again. I hold my breath, peer down. A gain? No, a loss. Again. Bits of me are disappearing. Again. I’ll have to go shopping. Again. And now, to do it again. And again, and again, and again.
Theme for Six Word Friday: Go. Sometimes I just need to go. To be elsewhere. To be transported, By roaring engines, or turning pages. Somewhere I have never been, or Somewhere that I know and love; Either way, it’s time to go.
Today Is one of those days When I will accomplish much. The laundry, the garbage, The dishes, the hall. Babies fed, Noses wiped. Yes, today I will accomplish much. Because the alternative Is to sit down And cry.
Theme for Six Word Friday: Well. Well, well, well. It’s Friday already. How did that happen, I wonder? Scribbling, scrabbling, the well is dry. Thought everything was well in hand, But today is Six Word Friday. And I got nuthin’. Oh well.
Theme for Six Word Friday: Novel. Yes I know today is Sunday. (and barely that, truth be told) Me and My Girls: A Novel Novel: me. Fallling, truly madly deeply, For a painting. In a gallery. Just out on a sanity-ramble, To somewhere warm, with underground parking. So much depth in two dimensions, For one [...]