Poetry Tea Time Freewrite

Image by Bikurgurl Poetry Tuesday We don’t really do tea in the summer, but the Biscoff cookies were finally devoured this morning as I pulled out the vintage copy of Paradise Lost I picked up in a second hand Midwest book store a few years ago. What I love about it, aside from it’s beautiful hardbound, Booky smell, are the carefully pencilled annotations of one … Continue reading Poetry Tea Time Freewrite

Enchantment: Poetry Tea Time

Julie reminds us about Enchantment and says, ‘Guy Kawasaki defines enchantment as: Voluntary, Enduring, Delightful’ – so true! Image by Bikurgurl It’s Tuesday, do you know what time it is? Poetry Tea Time!! Though my boys dislike the name, they love the treats!! And guess what I do…..I pair with our Smith Brothers delivery and spring for muffins every week – FTW!!! I was telling … Continue reading Enchantment: Poetry Tea Time

Not All Who Wander are Lost

Image by Bikurgurl All That is Gold Does Not Glitter All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost; The old that is strong does not wither, Deep roots are not reached by the frost. From the ashes a fire shall be woken, A light from the shadows shall spring; Renewed shall be blade that was broken, The crownless again … Continue reading Not All Who Wander are Lost

Comfort

Comfort can take many forms, be in what makes you comfortable {my gown and comfy robe} and what is comforting {nature, writing, drawing, coffee, tea, cookies, my boys, homeschooling, family, home}. Nothing helps me through my days like my faith in God. Through Him, all things are possible. Though just having faith that there’s something bigger than myself, than my life, is such a comfort. … Continue reading Comfort

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

Monday Morning Melts: Country Home

Country Home In your arms In my mountains Freedom Confession: I’m not listening to the songs, but using the poetry in the lyrics to guide my submissions of words and images. I find myself nostalgic of all these love songs, reminding me of my life when beginning my marriage so many years ago. This walk down memory lane has been fun. Of course, most of … Continue reading Monday Morning Melts: Country Home