Dalily Prompt: Vivid

Vivid Vivid colors swirling in front of your eyes, Deep oranges, dark greens, bright yellows and translucent blues, Every color of the rainbow, A flower, a butterfly, a bird, the sky, Take a minute to look around you, take in the colors of the world, Use your vivid imagination to savor the colors even more!… Continue Reading

Daily prompt: Desire

Desire Oh, but to have a genie in a bottle…Just a little rub and I could wish for whatever my heart desires. But what is it that I truly desire? Riches beyond belief? Beauty? Eternal life? It all sounds nice enough but will it make me happy? Maybe I should desire happiness? I don’t think… Continue Reading

Daily Prompt: Doubt

Doubt He morosely clicked on the TV and turned up the volume. He already knew what was coming and yet he sat there listening to what was obvious from just a glance outside the window. The weatherman was gesticulating and pointing wildly up and down the screen while explaining in very technical jargon that, yes,… Continue Reading

Daily prompt: Hesitate

Hesitate Hesitate… I hesitate to speak out loud, words I long to say, I hesitate to come to near, afraid you’ll turn away. I hesitate to write to you, how I feel each day, I try instead to show to you, that I’m here to stay. Continue Reading

Daily Prompt: Quicken…

Quicken Anna tries to glance behind her unobtrusively, her heart beating at a furious speed. Even though she doesn’t want to seem in a hurry, she quickens her steps in what she hopes looks like a deliberate and confident manner but she knows that her slight gait will make her increased speed look unnatural. Should… Continue Reading

Glad to be alive…

This is an excerpt of a comment I sent to the local newspaper a few weeks ago. The story I submitted was shorter as there is a maximum of words allowed but since this is something that has been bothering me for a while I decided to post all of it in my blog. It probably… Continue Reading

X versus Z

For the love of writing… This blog was created to share our mutual love for the written word. My daughter and I might not see eye to eye on everything, but our love for writing is what brings us back together on level ground. Writing about our hopes and dreams, our fears and sorrows, about anything and… Continue Reading

My very first post…

I’ve been waiting for ages to start a blog. Nagging my daughter to help me with the start up since I’m acutely technically impaired. Begging, pleading, cajoling and even threatening her day after day. And now…finally…it’s done! A bit disorderly and probably totally confusing for the blogging experts and enthusiasts, but it’s here! And I’m so… Continue Reading