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

Blogging, Haiku, Inspirational, Photography, Poetry, Uncategorized

Views From My Front Porch on a Lazy Afternoon

After doing some cleanup inside, I decided to enjoy some time on the porch. I love the views we have. The temperature was mild and the sky was overcast, though some blue was peeking through. A light breeze was causing lovely sounds to come from the chimes. I had to snap a few pictures.  … Continue reading Views From My Front Porch on a Lazy Afternoon