Flower of the Day – 10.10.18

Good morning! Cee’s lens captures another beautiful dahlia! I feel like the sun is about to rise with the various shades of pink, white, and yellow. Here is my capture for the day! They remind of hanging bells.

#Haibun: The Move

The Move Rain is glistening Arrive in town by twilight The day exhausts me I lower the ramp of the moving van into the puddle of water. I begin to carry my things into my new bedroom. Cardboard boxes suddenly became bricks forming a series of walls around me. A symbol of what seems to…

Ominous Meeting

A continuation from The Blossoming Friendship Dark violet clouds drifted across the red orange hues in the sky. Professor Aiyana Bellefeuille was captivated as she gazed at the shadows of the birds flying towards the glowing sunset in the horizon. The band and the Pow-Wow dances at the festival were beginning to wrap up for the evening. …

Flower of the Day – 10.9.18

“Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow. It’s what sunflowers do.” ~ Helen Keller Hi! I wake up to see that I’m facing a wall of yellow this morning on Cee’s photo of beautiful mums. My mother always said that a gathering of flowers bunched up together creates an amazing effect…

Post-It: Poem to Future Self

A Spark in the Dark What’s up, Slick? You’re one cool chick Adventures abound You’ve broken new ground Onlookers are spellbound Abandon expectation Appreciate with full sensation Mediate your fear and trepidation from the mine of information Experiment Reinvent Compliment Refine your essence Define your presence Share your influence Wear your conscience Commemorative Inquisitive Collaborative…

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…

Black & White Challenge: In Flight

Seagulls are wondrous creatures as they are flying over the ocean. I love watching them catch my crackers as I throw them up in the air as I’m standing on the pier. As I’m working on this photo challenge, I am thinking of a book one of my professors gave me a book called “Jonathan…

Flower of the Day – 10.8.18

Hello! I had such a busy morning running errands! Viewing Cee’s tall dahlia overseeing the rest of the field reminds me of a lion standing on a cliff majestically looking beyond and taking care of its pack. (Lion King is coming to mind! 🙂 ) This is a flower taken outside the Missions, a UNESCO World Heritage…

“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,…