Bikurgurl · Family First! · Flash Non-Fiction · The-Year-Of-Quality · Writing

TBT: Tones of Home

My love of music, another art of storytelling, revealed...So I'm joining the Throw-Back-Thursdays for a fun look at images, writing, and lyrics....   Sunset on the horizon, so beautiful in this part of the country. The sky not quite captured on my WINPhone10, but the majesty is there. Golden rays, orange to pink sky, and… Continue reading TBT: Tones of Home

3Line_Post · 6WordStory · Bikurgurl · Flash Fiction · Flash Non-Fiction · Three Line Tales · Writing

Three Line Tales: Farmers Market

This challenge is hosted by Sonya – @ Only 100 Words –  The idea? 3 lines about the picture, no matter how long or short, but only three lines! Farmers Market Fresh Fish Lovely Lemons Delectable Dinner   I linked up — why not take a whirl, it could be fun for you too! From Sonya, Week… Continue reading Three Line Tales: Farmers Market

Bikurgurl · Flash Non-Fiction · Quotes · Writing

The sun cometh, the sun taketh away….

Earth Day 2016 Hello from the Pacific Northwest: where it has been sunny and hot and gorgeous all week. Yes, that sentence sucks, but here's why: It's been a long week, emotionally and physically. I've gardened, taught my children, my writing class, biked, hooped, written, started a half dozen blog posts...when the sun comes out… Continue reading The sun cometh, the sun taketh away….

100 Word Wednesday · Bikurgurl · Family · Flash Non-Fiction · Writing

100 Word Wednesday: Daddy

100 Word Wednesday is an on-going, not-as-frequent-as-I’d-like post on what I’m into, Flash Non-Fiction, in 100 words. DADDY His confidence in my talent, my dreams, unending. As I grew, he continued to challenge me to be more than I thought I was; giving me confidence, love, to follow my dreams, keep family close, plan for… Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: Daddy

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Bikurgurl Monthly Planner/Journal, A Do-It-Yourself Guide – Step 1

Affiliate Post – thank you for clicking through to help me keep my blog ad-free! As requested, I'm doing a series of posts about my Monthly Planner/Journal. This is Step 1 of a Do-It-Yourself Guide! Here are Step 2, Step 3, and Step 4. Background: Stephanie from So Many Stories wrote a post on a… Continue reading Bikurgurl Monthly Planner/Journal, A Do-It-Yourself Guide – Step 1

100 Word Wednesday · Bikurgurl · Flash Non-Fiction · Writing

100 Word Wednesday: My Mother’s Necklace

100 Word Wednesday is an on-going, not-as-frequent-as-I'd-like post on what I'm into, Flash Non-Fiction, in 100 words. My Mother's Necklace From your jewelry box, where I'd spied it for years, a necklace. This vintage necklace, not of jewels, is priceless. You treasured this necklace for years in your jewelry box - but you let me… Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: My Mother’s Necklace

100 Word Wednesday · Bikurgurl · Flash Non-Fiction · Read Aloud · Reading · Writing

100 Word Wednesday: Mulberry Street

In honor of National Read Across America Day {and Dr. Seuss' Birthday!}, my favorites include The Lorax, Cat in the Hat, Oh The Places You'll Go, 10 Apples Up On Top...the list goes on, but today I'll give my 100 Word Wednesday Tribute to And to Think that I saw it on Mulberry Street {coincidentally,… Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: Mulberry Street