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 the flatness of the land. The expanses of space that … Continue reading TBT: Tones of Home

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 15 Three Line Tales, Guidelines: “Check the TLT page for … Continue reading Three Line Tales: Farmers Market

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 here, we drop nearly all responsibilities and enjoy it. Catching … Continue reading The sun cometh, the sun taketh away….

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 the future. As a woman, mother and wife, he quietly … Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: Daddy

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 “non-review” of the bullet journal. Of course, I love to … Continue reading Bikurgurl Monthly Planner/Journal, A Do-It-Yourself Guide – Step 1

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 take it with me when I went out on my … Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: My Mother’s Necklace

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, his first published book!}. And speaking of Seuss, Seussical is … Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: Mulberry Street