Sleeplessness by any other name

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I just took a chill pill (code name: Ibuprofen). It’s 12:51 on the Battlestar Insomnia.  Though I’m not fighting Cylons, I often think the office copy machine/fax/scan/staple thingy is trying hard to become… Continue reading

Life : Iran it my way

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I’m awake, after dreaming about trying to buy a soda in Iran.     Then I was on a train, and I was off the train, stuck in the middle of nowhere.  Except there… Continue reading

I Was Abducted!

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Originally posted on Butterfly Sand:
? ? A few days ago, I was watching a documentary on sharks. I have always been fascinated by these creatures. They have been around, virtually unchanged, for…

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm : Lazy

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I’m lazy again this week.  All I’m going to post are sarcastic memes, and I’m going to do it on Saturday. Do you know how many times people have driven in tandem when… Continue reading

JOELLE’S TALES: FIRST THURSDAY OF THE MONTH #TMAT120 #WRITING #PROMPT FOR OCTOBER 3, 2019

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PLEASE participate It’s not like I’m asking you wrestle alligators, although there are some in the lake near my house.  Did you know alligators can climb fences? TELL ME A TALE IN (EXACTLY) 120 WORDS… Continue reading

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm : Disenergetic

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I love making up words.  When my energy is spent, I feel dis-energetic.   Now that you know my present energy level is that of a 100 year old on life support, I’ll tell… Continue reading

What do you think?

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I just put this ad for my book on Facebook and Twitter. What do you think about it? Excellent Good Indifferent Bad You’ve got to be Sh!##ng me!!    HOLDING THE LINES: The… Continue reading

99 word prompt : unremembered

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September 26, 2019, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about someone unremembered. Is it a momentary lapse or a loss in time? Play with the tone — make… Continue reading

My nut in a dayshell

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  I’m blind without my glasses.  Literally 20/400. If a cardboard eye chart is used and I’m asked, “What do you see?” I reply, “A bunch of grey fuzz on white.” If it’s… Continue reading

Obtuse

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There are words I love, simply for the fact they sound like exactly what they mean. Obtuse is a good example: Slow minded and/or insensitive.   But that depends upon what angle you look at… Continue reading