Freedom of Expression – Dream!

TOPIC FOR TODAY : DREAM/DREAMER/DREAMING Every Thursday, I will pick up a “prompt word” to be acted upon by y’all. You are free to go wild with your imagination and interpret the “prompt” in any way that you like – photo, prose, poetry, fiction, non-fiction, quotes, articles or drawing/painting – whatever works for you!  In…

#SoCs – Cozy Post-Party

Hello everyone! I’m sorry I’ve been out for two weeks. It has been a doozy and I’m tucked underneath a layer of bed sheets right now in my cozy room munching on golden jack fruit. Feeling tired might be an understatement. Stream of consciousness is all I can muster right now. 😉 Brother’s Graduation My…

A-to-Z Challenge: Fly

Skydiving is special because it’s almost the closest to an out-of-body experience you can have. Georgia King When I first moved to town, I was trying to learn where everything was by visiting various major landmarks. One day, I saw this large sign on a building off the side of the highway. I pondered what…

The Transition Past a Fog

Hope all of you enjoyed New Year festivities! On the last day of of 2018, I opened the front door late at night to check out the early fireworks after I popped my small champagne poppers. We have some eager neighbors who are ready to start the new year with a bang! There was some…

#Haibun – Magical Melody

Exhilaration Melodies echo in spaceNotes grant excursion Losing track of time, a curious virtuoso reinvigorates an abandoned piano which longs to captivate the world once again. Its strings are vibrating with excitement. Dancing dust of hypnotic lights celebrate the instrument’s rebirth. His gnarled audience, on the other hand, is unaccustomed to such brilliance and attempts…

River of Possibilities

Hiding in a boat Huddled together with my family Floating along this river where the children used to play What am I supposed to do with a childhood tragedy How will I know Will I survive this deadly trek I get so scared inside as the soldiers are shooting at us If I close my…

#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…

“Treating Girls like a Yo-yo is a No-no”

10.7.18 Dream: In the school auditorium, the voluptuous figure of Caro Emerald entranced the students as she sung to a jazzy tune. “…With all the money in the world You could never buy this girl Quite enough, it will be tough… Treating girls like a yo-yo is a no-no of a monumental kind… Before it’s tragedy,…

Going Against the Grain

10.3.18 Dream: I realized I was late to a party. I drove down a street near the Cockrell Engineering building in University of Texas at Austin campus. I took a left turn, and I was surprised that it was a one way street. All the incoming traffic was headed towards me at a fast speed…

The Raisin Buns in the Bakery

09.29.18 Dream: I was travelling with a tour group in the daytime along a cobblestone street towards our hostel. I dropped off my luggage and decided to go walk down to the bakery which I couldn’t miss. It was located in a bright, yellow bricked building. I walked inside and saw a VERY long line….