A Golden Age

Gazing upon her most cherished possession resting upon her porch, her radio sparked an occasion to revisit yesteryear. She flicked the switch for her electric candles and stared the lit bulbs which lighted a path for her to access her memory. World War II was over and new, exciting things were on the horizon. The…

Christmas Lights

Season Greetings! Took a selfie with our snowman from the countryside! How we found him is a quaint story. He was abandoned by his original owners. Mom and I were going for a walk in the neighborhood, when we noticed a series of wired sculptures getting ready to be tossed in the trash. We decided…

A Ballad to Night Land Creatures

The eye is always caught by light, but shadows have more to say. Gregory MacGuire Everyone knew no one lived in the night landsBut that wasn’t quite trueDespite the fumes which have propagated far and wideWithin the intoxicating depths of the forest, lies the birth of a new guide Bursting free from her protective chrysalisSuch…

#1LinerWed- Summer Solstice Inspiration

This is the solstice, the still point of the sun, its cusp and midnight, the year’s threshold and unlocking, where the past lets go of and becomes the future; the place of caught breath.  – Margaret Atwood “After the longest night, tomorrow we sing up the dawn. There is a rejoicing that, even in the…

2.16.20- Flower of the Day

Gracing the entranceBright, Elysian sidewalksSerendipity “May flowers always line your path and sunshine light your day.May song birds serenade you every step along of the way.May a rainbow run beside you in a sky that’s always blue.And may happiness fill your heart each day your whole life through.” Irish Blessing

#OctPoWriMo4 – Electrifying Cage

SparksBranch-likeSafely lockedin Faraday’ssilver cage that shields from thousands of volts Electricity generates light showEvanescent RazzmatazzTwinklingSight LifeExcitesPowerfulSpectacularPhenomenal music lingers tonight

#SoCS- The Toy that Rocked my World

A Delightful Blue Discovery… My life before simpleA linear path filled with a fairly predictable routineThen, one hot summer day…The library presented an irresistible challengeItching with anticipation!Waited for what seemed like eternity!The mission was to read 20 books! The reward? A yo-yo!The latest spinning crazeAllowing gravity to unwind the string Lighting up the world of…