A woman’s place is in the home, And in the office and hospital and bank, In car pools, soccer practice and piano lessons. At football matches, ballet school and dentist appointments. She is a home-maker, professional and care giver. A woman has many hats to wear and many shoes to fill. She cannot be restricted to one place. written for : Fandango’s February Expressions … Continue reading F F E #6 — A Tribute to Women
I feel so sorry for the cynic. His cup is always half empty. If people are nice to him he suspects ulterior motives. When they are not nice, he feels persecuted. Rainbows, sunsets, spring flowers, Kindness, gratitude, compassion. He lets them all slide past Without appreciating their beauty. Cynicism does not let him enjoy his life And sinks him into a morass of despair. Eventually … Continue reading Friday Flashback Laughter is the best medicine. Joy is the best therapy.
A fool and his/her money are soon parted. I have always loved to go shopping. Shoes, clothes, accessories, books : you get the picture. When I was a medical student and had to take tough exams, I used to reward myself by going shopping after each one. God bless my parents who used to support my “habit”. Later in life, retail therapy can always be … Continue reading Fandango’s February Expressions #4
Melanie comes up with interesting and thought provoking questions for us answer every week: QUESTIONS: When was the last time you tried something new? Just this morning. A few months ago we bought a blue tooth photocopier/printer. It seemed too complicated for me to use and I have been dependent on my kids for all my printing and photocopying since. But this morning I decided … Continue reading share-your-world 2-3-2020
“Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.” Nope ! Not really. Carpe diem! Seize the day! Take the bull by the horns. Opportunity seldom knocks twice. He who hesitates is lost ! All my life, I have tried to tread carefully,weighing pros and cons in everything I do. Yet I have always admired those who can act on impulse. Image courtesy Pixabay … Continue reading Fandango’s February Expressions #2
Often we choose a course of action After carefully weighing the pros and cons If it turns out well, we pat ourselves on the back For having been so wise and circumspect. But if the outcome is adverse we blame it on fate and destiny. Written for: 5 lines or less, a prompt created by Patricia’s Place https://wp.me/paf3ao-6hn Continue reading Friday, 5 lines or less… Destiny
SONYA is the host of Three Line Tales. Welcome to Week 208 of Three Line Tales. I give you unconditional love affection, loyalty and sincerity. All in return for food, shelter and regular walks (hopefully). Not a bad price for something as good as a therapist, personal trainer, companion and confidante all rolled into one. Continue reading Three line tales 208 — Man’s Best Friend
Here is a brand new set of quesions from Melanie of sparksfromacombustiblemind. If you don’t follow her already do head over to her blog for weekly fun questions and her own lovely writing. 1. What age would you like to live to? Unti whatever age Ii have good mental and physical health. 2. What mystery do you wish you knew the answer to? “The meaning … Continue reading Share Your World 27th Jan