Wintry Virtual Reality

My friend knew that I was intent on exploring a stimulating new hobbyso she gave me a gift of virtual reality for Christmasand helped me strap on the goggles over my eyes. Anticipating a special adventure,I wake up in a red telephone booth which transported me into a kind of magical wintry masterpiecein the snowfall…

Q&A: Imagination and Expression

Inspiration is the greatest gift because it opens your life to many new possibilities. Each day becomes more meaningful, and your life is enhanced when your actions are guided by what inspires you Bernie Siegel Eclectic Contrarian tagged me in a short, yet interesting Q&A  that inspires me to dig deeper into my psyche which I’ve pondered…

Talkative Tag

“When you give yourself permission to communicate what matters to you in every situation you will have peace despite rejection or disapproval. Putting a voice to your soul helps you to let go of the negative energy of fear and regret.” Shannon L. Alder https://www.goodreads.com/quotes/tag/talking Eclectic Contrarian created a talkative tag to thank those who have…

Dark Night of the Soul

Shaken by thedeviation from plansshifting the ground I stand ontearing open a rift I fall into a black holeAttempt to grasp the colorsthat will bring me back into the world I love but it slips between my fingers Sense of reality shatteredFutile to glue back together the shards of countless pieces I’m lost in this dark…

Friday Follies: Ep 1.4 – Sticky Scandal

Psstt…..National Enquirer! After you’re finished dealing with the lunacy surrounding the story of Prince Charles, I got a question and a possible leading story for you! I came across this label that ensorcelled me today, and I’m dying to know what the scandal is! All of the sudden, this gum was censored, and I’m wondering…

3.2.1-Quote Me: Conversations

“The void created by the failure to communicate is soon filled with poison, drivel, and misrepresentation.” – C. Northcote Parkinson When I was a teenager, I sat in the dining room studying for my exams when all of the sudden I hear a door slammed across the hall. Several arguments took place. My brother was…

Sacrifice: A Burnt Offering

“My destiny is to save others so that their destinies may be achieved.” – Benevolent Bodyguard, Magic the Gathering Discovered a new challenge via Fandango. Teresa from The Haunted Wordsmith gave an fun prompt: “open a book — any book — to page 62 (physical or ebook) and copy line 6. Then use it in…

#Contrapunctual Poem – What Do You Want?

Confidence… thrives on honesty, on honor, on the sacredness of obligations, on faithful protection and on unselfish performance. Without them it cannot live.” – Franklin Delano Roosevelt A Penny Mementos of Honest Abe Show me what it is like to live with Loyalty to your ideals To earn the respect and esteem Your Thoughts Remind…

#Fable – Once Upon a Time

“Time is the longest distance between two places.” – Tennessee Williams, The Glass Menagarie Once upon a time, in the enchanted woodlands the shades of green are subdued as orbs of gold catch the sunshine within the morning dewdrops that rest upon the blades of grass Golden autumn leaves burst into confetti as Thousands of…

VJWC: The Dormant Volcano

“This is the power of gathering: it inspires us, delightfully, to be more hopeful, more joyful, more thoughtful: in a word, more alive. ” – Alice Waters “I wish I was a dormant volcano because I get to hibernate for a long time.” My sister expressed a wish a long while ago. When someone rubs…