Tag Archive: life

Stream of thought : Cliché’s

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Cliché’s Truths in life no one wants to hear. If you repeat a lie long enough it cannot be distinguished from truth. Then, one day, you look at the Emperor and see past… Continue reading

Stand

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We stand, looking outward to define our place in life. Begin your journey inside. . Who am I? What do I stand for? We cannot expect to find the “we” with others until we… Continue reading

We need to…

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Saw this and thought:  I wished my parents had taught me how to tell the difference. Then I remembered…the example had been playing out in front of me for much of their 43… Continue reading

Today’s rant: Mid-life crisis

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Many times in my blog, I’ve cited one painful fact:  When I turned 25, I was quite mature…for a 13 year old. When I turned 40, I believed I looked 20 and was… Continue reading

When size no longer matters.

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Yesterday, I was talking with someone in her 20’s at work about size…after the 3rd comment of the day that went something like this, “You’re so thin/slender/tiny.” My reply, “In 1970, I’d be… Continue reading

Good Grief!

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Well!  Isn’t this just the cat’s meow! How many times have we, as humans, thought we’d outsmarted “Mother Nature?” Hmmm…. DDT (Insects adapted). Splicing insecticide into plants (Insects adapted, we didn’t). Baby formula… Continue reading

#Weekly Tanka Prompt #Poetry Challenge – Week 113 – Poverty & Gifted

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If you want to participate, here’s the link: https://ramblingsofawriter2016.com/2018/09/12/weekly-tanka-prompt-poetry-challenge-week-113-poverty-gifted/ <_><_><_> Etheree Poetry – Syllabic Pattern: 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10, Rhyme: None A tree knows at its roots, without sunshine, soil, water and air it cannot survive. Endowed with… Continue reading

99 Word Prompt – Epic Office

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September 6, 2018, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write about an epic workplace. It can be real or imagined. Go where the prompt leads. To participate here is the link: September… Continue reading

99 Word Prompt – Bottleneck

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To participate here is the link: August 30: Flash Fiction Challenge Bottleneck Life “Ready for the big job interview this afternoon?” I grin across the table at Sally, “You bet!  I’ve been preparing for… Continue reading

Thursday photo #prompt: Circle #writephoto

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If you want to participate, here’s the link:  https://scvincent.com/2018/08/16/thursday-photo-prompt-circle-writephoto/ Circle around life, oblivious to daily  miracles within. Thought, touch, sight, sound, taste; what is eternity’s existence?   ©Joelle LeGendre