Daily Blog Challenge: Day 20 – The Best Gift I Ever Received

This one is easy – I got the best gift ever just a few weeks ago. It was a late Christmas gift. Do you want to see it? Here it is: Pretty spectacular, isn’t it? The lovely shade of…brown? The slightly discolored cuffs? The missing button? I’m sure you would understand if you could smell it’s […]

Daily Blog Challenge: Day 18 – I should re-brand this as the “Several Blogs a Week Challenge”

For some truth in advertising. #honestyisthebestpolicy Today I’ve been thinking about aging (my tennis fall crash has me feeling old and vulnerable)…   …my Vespa (I feel even more timid of riding her now) and being forced to slow down – which, in my opinion, is never a bad thing. #presentineverymoment For example, right now as […]

Daily Blog Challenge: Day 15 – What Makes You Happy?

First off…what the heck? I can’t seem to stay on track with this one blog post a day thing! Here we are, it’s only the 16th and I am already off track! Grrr…#whatswrongwithme I’m amazed I was able to write a poem every single day last year – trying to keep up with this little […]

Daily Blog Challenge : Day 14 Tell Us About Your Significant Other

After my tennis wipe out on Monday I’m all messed up and out of order on my blog challenges. Maybe I hit my head too! But, because it is Valentine’s Day I am certain that today’s scheduled challenge is to tell you about my significant other. So, let me introduce you to my sweetie, Scott. #myhottiescottie […]

Daily Blog Challenge: Day 12 – If you could have lunch with one person, who would it be?

I’m so sorry this post didn’t get up on time. I had every intention of getting it posted last night, but something happened… You can’t really see it, but that is where I ate shit on the tennis court last night. I went for a low ball and as I was sprinting towards it I […]

Fearless Writing Challenge, Day 86: Where Have I Gone?

I don’t feel like myself. And I don’t think it’s the cold medicine. It’s a strange feeling, and I am not sure what to do about it…if anything. Where I had ambition, I have a certain satisfaction acceptance of things just the way they are, for now. Where I wanted to be a freelance writer […]