Tag Archive: life

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

#Weekly Prompt #Poetry Challenge – Week 107 – Participate & Grooming

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If you want to participate, here’s the link:   https://ramblingsofawriter2016.com/2018/08/01/weekly-tanka-prompt-poetry-challenge-week-107-participate-grooming/ <_><_><_> Double Etheree – Two Etheree stanzas, where the second one is reversed.Syllabic count: 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1 Rhyme not required Participate in life! Do you want to live… Continue reading

#Weekly Tanka Prompt #Poetry Challenge – Week 105 – Peace & Happiness

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If you want to participate, here’s the link:  https://ramblingsofawriter2016.com/2018/07/18/weekly-tanka-prompt-poetry-challenge-week-105-peace-happiness/ Etheree Poetry – Syllabic Pattern: 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10, Rhyme: None <(o)><(o)> May we learn from nature to savor our momentary peace, finding happiness in everyday acts of… Continue reading

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm : Force, teeth, feet & truth

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Some days, I feel the sarcasm force flowing inside of me Other days,  it’s satire Most days, it’s both If you’re wondering who the brain is behind Siri: Did you know that green… Continue reading

As the big day approaches…

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Here’s a quiz/puzzle for those of you who haven’t guessed why I’m able to dispense the following advice: I’ve seen people who are 20 that act “old.” It’s like they have sparkling wrapping… Continue reading

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry #Prompt #Challenge #209 Old&Days

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If you want to participate, here’s the link:  https://ronovanwrites.com/2018/07/09/ronovanwrites-weekly-haiku-poetry-prompt-challenge-209-olddays/ <_><_>   Seeing no future, endless days passing, defines “Old” at any age.