Creative Writing

Something desired, but failed to attain: Poetic Trilogy

Eluded Haunting me – your eyes, your smile burnt behind my eyelids with a whisper of you soft against my earlobe. You’ve progressed in your actions, no more hiding behind smiles. You linger in the moments, and hold me with you. Our blatant actions are leading. Passion mounts behind the games you play as you… Continue reading Something desired, but failed to attain: Poetic Trilogy

Blog

Solitude: This week’s photo challenge

Savouring a few minutes of solitude.   “To go out with the setting sun on an empty beach is to truly embrace your solitude.” – Jeanne Moreau         “Loneliness expresses the pain of being alone and solitude expresses the glory of being alone.” – Paul Tillich   This post was created in… Continue reading Solitude: This week’s photo challenge

parenting

Recipe for a Mother’s Love

Recipe for a Mother’s Love makes unconditional What is mixed into a mother’s love? This balance of flavours comes from a short list of ingredients that doesn’t need to be overly complicated. INGREDIENTS Pinch of self-acceptance Pinch of continual wisdom Tad of respect & warm approval Tad of support Dash of infinite patience Hint of… Continue reading Recipe for a Mother’s Love

Coffee Blog

Two and a half Men coffee mugs if we were having coffee

Anybody familiar with the television series Two and a half Men and the coffee mugs they use on the show? These mugs are 16 ounce horizontal striped mugs. The stripes are multi-coloured with shades of yellow, blue, reddish-brown, white and green. I loved these mugs and found a set of my own about 10 years… Continue reading Two and a half Men coffee mugs if we were having coffee