The Impossible Dream #SoCS Nov. 16/19

Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “dream.” Use it as a noun or a verb; use any way you’d like. Enjoy! On this lazy Saturday morning, I read the notification for the prompt above. As I slowly savoured my first cup of tea and mulled over the word ” dream ” I was reminded of a song I learned at school. The … Continue reading The Impossible Dream #SoCS Nov. 16/19

The wonderful world of books — What do you see#3

  What words would you give to this picture?   Rolling hills, sparkling waterfalls, High adventure on stormy seas, Riding wild horses on the praire, Intriguing mystery,idyllic romance; So many places A book can take me.   Written for: What do you see? a prompt created by Sadje of KeepItAlive in memory of Helene.   Continue reading The wonderful world of books — What do you see#3

Fight or Flight #SoCS Nov. 9/19

In a difficult situation Have you ever faced the plight Wondering what carries more weight The option of fight or flight. “He who fights and runs away Lives to fight anotber day”   Written for: Stream of Consciousness Saturday Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “ght.” Find a word that contains the letters “ght” in that order, and use it any way … Continue reading Fight or Flight #SoCS Nov. 9/19

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What do you see #1

The Social Media Dragon A dragon that snatches children from their parents That separates husbands and wives, brothers and sisters, Distances friends from each other, Even when they are together. Its fiery breath pervades every bit of our existence Occupying our waking moments And keeping us from sleep.     Written for: What do you see #1 a prompt created by Sadje of KeepItAlive Continue reading What do you see #1

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The Secret of Success #SoCS Oct. 12/19

He worked very hard, All day, every day. Nose to grindstone. Shoulder to wheel. More ground to cover. Yet more deadlines to meet. Hailing from a humble background, But wanting to shine in his field. Without financial or familial support, Persistence was his only friend, His goal,  his only guide. People called him over-ambitious But  he never forgot his late father’s advice: ” Never stop … Continue reading The Secret of Success #SoCS Oct. 12/19

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

“Delicious”

Image by Monika Schmidt from Pixabay “They brought me in to catch a rat; imagine that! I have never felt so berated, insulted,humiliated. Catch pests? What, me? I would never even hurt a flea. I am only used to packaged cat food:wholesome, nutritious, delicious !” Written for : In Other Words RULES: Write a story or poem of 5 Lines or Less Use the picture … Continue reading “Delicious”