All it takes is a nudge, and a memory is expelled into the world like a cat’s hairball. My dad owned a moving company in the 1950’s (aka one moving truck and anyone… Continue reading
I reach for a thought that melts away …snow falling outside a sliding glass door …children playing in white too bright for my mind. Only shadows remain. She looks into my camera, her… Continue reading
If you want to participate, here’s the link: https://carrotranch.com/2018/07/27/july-26-flash-fiction-challenge/ July 26, 2018, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about what happens next to a stranded suitcase. Go where the… Continue reading
“…Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is: “mem.” Choose a word or words with the letters “mem” in that order and run with it.” Remembering It was a balmy Saturday night,… Continue reading
You might think this post is about my daughter and her favorite summer toy from childhood, the sprinkler, but you’d be wrong. See that big honking 25 foot motor home…the one dwarfing my… Continue reading
Time spills memories, painting a sunset across the delicate mind.
Today’s collection is the future trigger for sweetest memories.
I have a friend, Mark, visiting from Canada who is a fanatical designer and builder of fantastic LEGO space colonies. It is his opinion that Lego is wasted on kids. He tells me… Continue reading
Today I picked up an old and dear friend at the airport in Gainesville, FL. He’s here for a week of visiting and seeing the sites in Orlando, however, interspersed among the fun… Continue reading
Christmas is fast approaching and I don’t have a lot of shopping done yet. As I think about shopping and the expectations of the season, I think of what ‘Christmas’ means to me… Continue reading