Holiday Cheer

Holiday Cheer Bringing on the Holiday Cheer It’s something we do year after year Our expectations are high As we try to fulfill delights Parties to attend We decide to depend Instead on ourselves And not little elves To join together as family Enjoy all our abnormalities As we remember this season He is the reason We fill our gullets with food And dine in … Continue reading Holiday Cheer

100 Word Wednesday: Week 50

Photo by Brooke Lark Thank you for joining our awesome writing community who challenges themselves weekly as we weave together our 100 words! What 100 words would you give this image? Interested in joining us? Check out the guidelines below and ping back to be included in the Writing Wind-up! Let the writing begin! How to participate? A few guidelines as we begin…. Simply check … Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: Week 50

First Class

Photo by John Luke Laube First Class Peering out the window, I overheard the flight attendant ask the man sitting next to me, “Sir? Sir?” As I turned my face towards him, his head fell over onto mine. Cold, lifeless, his tongue lolled out rougishly. The flight attendant froze. Though I’m sure he’d been coached on what to do when they lost a passenger mid-flight, … Continue reading First Class

Dear Washington State Democrats

I am fed up with the {good?} ‘old boys club’ of not only Corporate America, but American {and Global} politics. The #MeToo Movement is one that only keeps growing: women finding their voices, being heard, telling their stories, and making a difference for all the girls and women around them. With that thought, I was swayed in the last election to do something I’ve never … Continue reading Dear Washington State Democrats

Locked Inside

Photo by Bogdan Dada Locked Inside Locks on faded blue belie Memories so sweet My dear I have been absent for far too long, my Three Line Tales writing friends ❤ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ I linked up — why not take a whirl, it could be fun for you too! From Sonya, Week 97 Three Line Tales, Guidelines: “Check the TLT page for the full guidelines, but here’s … Continue reading Locked Inside

Beware the Sugar Cravings

Image Credit: Mert Guller “He wasn’t in it for the caffeine fix?” “Nah, man; he’s in it for the sugar.” “The sugar?” “Oh yeah, man. The sugar. That shit gets a grip of a fella and don’ let go. It be all like, taking over. Once you get a taste of it, daaaamn……” “So what you’re saying is the rat,” “Mouse.” “Mouse?” “Mouse.” “So what … Continue reading Beware the Sugar Cravings