I'm home today, a surprise day off. I'm home because I'm self-employed and I've lost 2/3 of my clients for the "foreseeable future" because my clients are assisted living communities. Thank you COVID-19. I just came back from a one-week (very expensive) vacation. I went to work for a week and now my work has … Continue reading Yay. Sort of.
Future fossil found Teeth snarled in curly black locs Bite of cultures lost This is my first haiku (I feel brave today). It is in response to Ronovan Writes Haiku and the prompt words are "bite" and "teeth." Check it out.
Yes, those are borrowed flowers. They're mine now. Mwahahahaha!
The only other truly significant boyfriend I ever had, decades ago - who has had an enormous impact on my life - once told me that I am selfish. I don't remember my age at the time - I was 16 or 17 perhaps - but I never forgot that. For some years, I didn't … Continue reading Turns Out I Really Am Selfish
My granddaughter (5) was painting with me. She was using my brush in a way I thought might be damaging to the brush, flattening the bristles hard and swirling. At first I tried to show her how to be gentle with the brush, but then I noticed the cool swirly patterns she was making … Continue reading Borrowed Flowers