Share Your World 14th Oct.

This an autumn edition of the Share Your World prompt created by Melanie, of sparksfromacombustiblemind : QUESTIONS: Why do we have such trouble telling our loved ones that we love them? Do you have that kind of communication issue with your loved ones? I think we tell our loved ones that we love them every day through the things that we do for them. It … Continue reading Share Your World 14th Oct.

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The Daily Four–“Penny-wise Charity”

Today, Rory’s questions for the Daily Four deal with charity.  The Daily Four Season 1 – Game 12 Question Fun Directory Welcome to The Daily Four! Today’s Questions to the Readers are…. What do you feel about charity really and should we give to charity and if we should, what should we give? I feel that charity is a way that society has of making … Continue reading The Daily Four–“Penny-wise Charity”

Share Your World 10-7-19

Share Your World 10-7-19 is a prompt created by: MELANIE B CEE Melanie provides us with insightful questions every week for us to share our views and opinions. Suggestions for Responding to Share Your World: Create a SYW post. Then post the link to your blog in my comment box or leave your answers in the comments box of my blog. To make it easy … Continue reading Share Your World 10-7-19

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Shopping for school supplies

“A bouquet of newly sharpened pencils” Fall is my favourite season. Yes, I actually prefer it to spring. There is something about dry leaves drifting to the ground that I like more than blossoming flowers. Fall is also about new beginnings. Quoting from one of my favourite movies,”You’ve Got Mail”: “I love New York in the fall. It makes me want to buy school supplies. … Continue reading Shopping for school supplies

SoCS Oct 5: Fantastic News

Here’s your prompt for this week: Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “-tast-.” Find a word that contains “tast” and use it in your post. Enjoy! “Fantastic news ! A drug that cures every cancer. A vaccine against every infection. World peace forever. No more overpopulation or poverty. Natural disasters averted forever. The environment protected for evermore. Don’t you wish these were … Continue reading SoCS Oct 5: Fantastic News

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A Mouse in the House

I was greatly amused to see in the news that a mouse had fallen from the ceiling in the White House. I quote from The Independent: “Reporters got a surprise when a mouse fell from the ceiling at the White House. The rodent fell onto the lap of NBC News White House correspondent Peter Alexander yesterday morning, before eventually seeking refuge amid a tangle of wires behind a shelf. Some reporters … Continue reading A Mouse in the House

FPQ#42 Freedom of Expression

Do you feel that in today’s world — and perhaps in the part of the world in which you live — the freedom to articulate and express opinions and ideas without fear of retaliation, censorship, or legal sanction is being threatened? Throughout history it has been the practice of those in power to control the freedom of expression of those less powerful. Autocrats and dictators … Continue reading FPQ#42 Freedom of Expression