100 Word Wednesday: Week 51

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 my feed, or search … Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: Week 51

Wind-Up Week 50: 100 Word Wednesday

Week 50 Thanks for stopping by for Week 50 of 100 Word Wednesdays! From un-poems to deathly drinks, this week spans Holiday Cheer to Holiday Fear — there’s even a little toast to our 100 Word Wednesdays nearly reaching the first year milestone — thanks Reena ❤ Holy Cow — we’re almost one year into this writing-in-brevity adventure! Who knew?!? I’ve so enjoyed having you … Continue reading Wind-Up Week 50: 100 Word Wednesday

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

Christmas Season 2017

During the Christmas Season, we have the tradition of attending many holiday events and activities. Our very good friend, Sumeya, ice skates. We love to see her holiday shows. Singing songs, being outside, enjoying the Season! Our travels have taken us all over the Greater Seattle area. We love seeing the sights! At home we’ve been busy too! Star Wars movies, wrapping presents, trimming tree… … Continue reading Christmas Season 2017

Christmas Eve Eve 2017

Christmas Eve Eve in images! I’ve been so intentionally busy, I didn’t realize how much I needed a downtime day. I posted these images on Instagram of my day. So as I had my nails done, reflected on the past year, my husband held down the fort at home helping boys finish school projects before Christmas so I could just relax. Thanks babe ❤ Continue reading Christmas Eve Eve 2017

Wind-Up Week 49: 100 Word Wednesday

Week 49 Thanks for stopping by for Week 49 of 100 Word Wednesdays! I initially chose this image as an introduction to the holiday travel season, but after editing mine {again!} to dwindle down to a mere 100 words, found I had to exclude the part about the man traveling for the holidays! Brevity: the reason I limit myself to 100 words {and I’ve heard … Continue reading Wind-Up Week 49: 100 Word Wednesday

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

Wind-Up Week 48: 100 Word Wednesday

Photo by Trevor Cole Week 48 Thanks for stopping by for Week 48 of 100 Word Wednesdays! This week’s image prompt inspired many writers who regularly participate in our weekly challenge and pulled in some new writers — Welcome! Writing, reading, holidaying, homeschooling, traveling, cooking, cleaning…….thank you for your grace in my taking a moment {or months} to breathe 🙂 Thank you for being here … Continue reading Wind-Up Week 48: 100 Word Wednesday

Though I Walk Through the Valley

I love this image, but it evokes for me not my own words, but the words from Psalms most associated with death as this passage is oft quoted at funerals and remembrance services. The peace that floods my heart with these words is the same peace I feel with this image…. Psalm 23: 1-6 ‘The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He maketh … Continue reading Though I Walk Through the Valley