Free Write Friday: Fall Word Bank … The Season of Senses

It’s Free Write Friday and this week Kellie Elmore has issued a word bank challenge. Deposited in the bank this week are: foliage – amber – wicker – aroma – sweater – cocoa And here’s my free write ramble, lightly edited … The Season of Senses Mirabel stepped off the front porch step to the … More Free Write Friday: Fall Word Bank … The Season of Senses

#FWF Free Write Friday: Word Bank … A Night at the Opera

This week’s #FWF prompt from Kellie Elmore is a word bank:  blanket – falsetto – cumbersome – cinema – coins We may use one or all of the words. Here goes … A Night at the Opera To the uninitiated ear the young soprano sounded falsetto, but to those in the know hers was the … More #FWF Free Write Friday: Word Bank … A Night at the Opera

#Free Write Friday: Ponder this … No Thank You

This week’s #FWF prompt from Kellie Elmore asks us to consider this: Today you have been granted the opportunity to go anywhere, do anything, meet anyone, travel in time…whatever you wish, it is yours. Now, there’s a catch. (Isn’t there always?) When you wake up tomorrow… you will not remember any of it. Would you … More #Free Write Friday: Ponder this … No Thank You

The Seed of Doubt

Planted early, the Seed of Doubt Sprouts of innocence, feigning Constructive criticism Beneath the guise of Concern, when all is but The grasping tentacle of Another’s insecurities. It Binds and strangles The tender blossom born Of love, all the While adopting the Stance of the treasured, Indispensable Flower in the Garden of Creativity. With stealth it … More The Seed of Doubt

Creativity

Creativity’s on sabbatical ~ Stuffing herself silly With a diet of acute Observations upon which To ruminate and then Digest, I’m guessing, For her next great Creative outburst. And She’s doing it In secret, refusing to Divulge. She simply Whiles away my Precious time Indulging in the world Around her. She offers Tender morsels of Thought; ideas Upon … More Creativity