Art and Poetry, Haiku, Photography, Poetry, Uncategorized

Fishing and Enjoying Views on the Lake

We are enjoying a vacation at my brother-in-law's house on a lake in Maine. With beautiful views and a place for fishing, there is something for all. Every day I sit outside by the lake enjoying the view, writing in my journal and composing poems. It is a refreshing change and a great way to… Continue reading Fishing and Enjoying Views on the Lake

Poetry, Uncategorized

Thoughts At Dusk While Sitting Outdoors

Saturday evening I took some time to go sit outside. With all the busyness, it was nice to pause and enjoy the cool breeze. It had been awhile since I sat on the porch swing with my journal. I enjoyed writing down some thoughts. The photo below is the view from my time that evening… Continue reading Thoughts At Dusk While Sitting Outdoors

Blogging, Haiku, Inspirational, Poetry, Twittering Tales, Uncategorized

Musings From a Coffee Shop

Every Tuesday, my friend, Kat Myrman chooses a photo and puts out a challenge to write a story using 140 characters or less, hence the title #TwitteringTales. I thought it would be fun to come up with a few possible scenarios. Think of them as musings from a coffee shop. Below is this week's photo… Continue reading Musings From a Coffee Shop

Blogging, Haiku, Inspirational, Photography, Poetry, Uncategorized

Excitement Can Be Found in Many Ways

Pleasure & Excite are the prompt words for the weekly haiku challenge at Ronovan Writes. It's a fun exercise and all are welcome to join in. He gives lots of helps to get you started. You are not limited to the words themselves, but you can use synonyms or other forms of the words. For… Continue reading Excitement Can Be Found in Many Ways

Art and Poetry, Five Minute Friday, Inspirational, Magnetic Poetry, Photography, Poetry

Speak Hope Through Art and Poetry

The Five Minute Friday word this week is speak. Lately I have not written many blog posts, but that doesn't mean I have been idle. With all that is going on in the world and in my life, I'm not always sure when to speak and when to keep silent. One important way is to write… Continue reading Speak Hope Through Art and Poetry