A2Z 2021 Theme Reveal

“Some birds are not meant to be caged, that’s all. Their feathers are too bright, their songs too sweet and wild. So you let them go, or when you open the cage to feed them they somehow fly out past you. And the part of you that knows it was wrong to imprison them in…

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 Beautiful Sight

When I walk in the morning sunlight, the brisk air feels fantastic. I’m grateful that it’s only 51 degrees Fahrenheit where I’m located and not -8 degrees where some of my friends are located. However, it feels like 37 degrees. No snow just yet. Refreshing, not unbearable. I’m sitting indoors marveling a beautiful sight. My…

#Paint-Chip Poem: Think of Me Fondly

Far from the rolling hills of Denmark,lies Aalborg’s famous House of Music.Beyond the brushed aluminum exterior,audience members gaze upon the stage Opera enthusiasts wait for the singerWith shut eyes, she whispers “open sesame” as the invisible curtains part ways in her mindStarry backdrop of lapis lazuli skies gives way to her glowing presence A brilliant…

The Importance of Play: A Mysterious Lion Captivates

“As we grow older, our playgrounds change – where do you go to play?“ Shelley @ Quaint Revival Hello there! Hope you are all well and safe! Shelley’s quote peaked my interest today. How often do we neglect this area of our lives dismissing play as being infantile and frivolous? Throughout history, many influential people…

Moments in December

“Topology is the science of fundamental pattern and structural relationships of event constellations.” R. Buckminster Fuller Partaking in the sweet delights that start with PPeppermints, Prunes, Pudding, ParfaitsRelishing in a blogging sabbatical Capturing beautiful scenesSnapshots through my lens Swimming in scholarly researchComputer networking class investigationsChallenging me beyond beliefNavigating among puzzling topologiesSailing the network infrastructure Listening…

Life’s Too Short

“We only have one life and one body to care of, and we better do it right. You never know what tomorrow may bring and so we better live this life the best we can and be grateful for everything we have.” Novak Djokovic I want to wish all of my readers a very happy…

Waiting for the Dust to Settle

“And I know now that all the time I was trying to getout of the dust,the fact is,what I am,I am because of the dust.And what I am is good enough.Even for me.” Karen Hesse, Out of the Dust Good evening! Please forgive me for my absence, everyone. It’s been a whirlwind, and I’ve been…

#OctPoWriMo4 – Electrifying Cage

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