#Flash Fiction – Free At Last!

Escape Moments within sitting downThe ground absorbed her tensionbrought about from her mental prisonRefocusing her energyfrom the disenchantment of cynicism to the spontaneity of curiosity Gazing out in the endless sea aheadReaching for a new ideal One that sparks a more joyous life Basking in the healing rays of the sunsetDreaming of the next adventureRelishing…

#FOTD #Shadorma – An Unlikely Pair

#Shadorma Poem – An Unlikely Pair UnsightlyGreen box powers homeNext to itLavenderFlower accompanies boxCharming passersby Took a snapshot on my walk & decided to create a short poem! Shadorma is a Spanish poetic form made up of a stanza of six lines with no rhyme. Its syllabic structure is 3/5/3/3/7/5. Entry for Colleen’s #Tanka Tuesday,…

Flower of the Day -7.9.19

Red Delight – #Haibun Red beauty loves sunCrawls upon distressed trellisStrives upward towards sky I walk towards a home that gives me great comfort and rest. While waiting at the door, a beautiful red bloom catches my eye. The oak provides support for the flowers’ fragile vines that feels and clings onto the tree’s rough…

#Elegy Poem – When Refrigerators Attack

Hello! Here is my take on BrewNSpew’s Word of the Week Challenge: Witty 🙂 Word of the Week – witty (adjective) – showing or characterized by quick and inventive verbal humor. synonyms – humorous, amusing, droll, funny, comical, clever, chucklesome, jocular, lively, waggish. Eugenia @ BrewNSpew When Refrigerators Attack Oh refrigerator! My refrigerator!Hackers have infiltrated your system Developed a…

Freedom of Expression – Art!

Good evening everyone! I’m here to participate in Richa’s “Freedom of Expression” challenge! She shared some brilliant quotes about art, so stop by and take a peek! 🙂 ABOUT THE CHALLENGE 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…

What Do You See? – A Gift

A mountain of anticipationbuilds as I speculate the special occasionthat catches my attention. Today is an irresistible giftand a mystery to behold which does not belong merely to me. To what purpose did the giver want to express? It is an expression of appreciationfor the relationship we share. Shall I accept it with grace and…

A-to-Z Challenge: Optimism

Kristen has invited us to think about attitude for Rory’s 3.2.1. Quote Me Challenge this week. I discovered a poem and some quotes about optimism and its link to attitude which makes me reflect on my own life. Enjoy! Heal YourselfBy: Laya Sarath The self within you is perturbed Rusty, Dusty, unclear and broken Ruptured…

A-to-Z Challenge: Madrigal

It’s a wonderful time when you sit down around the table for dinner and discuss life. No matter where you are, it gives the semblance of normalcy to my crazy world. Melina Kanakaredes I have been blessed to have experienced a madrigal dinner twice in my life. The first time was in high school. It…

A-to-Z Challenge: Light

Hello, hope you had a wonderful weekend! One of nature’s most amazing natural phenomena is bio-luminescence, the ability of an organism to create its own light. Mother Nature is astounding! Two years ago, MIT engineers embedded nano particles into a watercress plant so that it will glow in the dark for 4 hours. Various startups…

A-to-Z Challenge: Inamorato

Worthwhile Moments A rose’s fragrance fills the air uniting the space between usAs the sun sets leaving nothing more to discussMy inamorato’s warm kisses ignites a fire of deep desire Filling my life with joy and making it brighterIlluminating a connection that is passionate and sizzlingSharing with each other all that is interestingAs I close…