Cartoon Sketch

An ephemeral network outage happened last night. I could not access the internet to do research for my homework on my laptop, read my books on my Kindle, or watch my evening Netflix shows to wind down for the day. I felt somewhat relieved that I could unplug for the day. It’s rather difficult for…

One Liner Wednesday – Victorian Lesson

Sarah Josepha Hale is widely known for her nursery rhyme “Mary Had a Little Lamb”, and she published a collection of poems called, “The Genius of Oblivion” . She campaigned for the American holiday of Thanksgiving by writing letters to five U.S. presidents. Abe Lincoln was the one convinced enough to support legislation to make…

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…

Blue July Squares – Sonic Stop

Becky @ The Life of B is hosting the July Blue Square Adventure! Her picture of a cat mural fascinates me. When you are on the road for roughly 5 hours, nothing looks more inviting the an iced blue slushi with no lines! My aunt used to bring us one whenever she stopped by to…

Yes, I’m Still Alive! – Blue July Squares

Hope you are enjoying your Saturday morning! For those of you in the U.S., hope you enjoyed Independence Day! You ever had one of those days where you wake up, and all of the sudden you wondered where did the past two months have gone? I’m sorry I’ve been out without warning! Life just took…

Freedom of Expression – Father!

This is one story of an incredible man who I have admired ever since I was a young girl! “I’m finished!” Dad exclaimed as he completed the final touches of the sand castle. The seagulls in the brilliant blue skies flew above us as mom threw bread pieces in the air. I looked up after…

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…