Posted in Family, Haiku, Life, Love, Poetry, Prompt, Relationships

My Grandmother (Haiku)

thoughts of you always

slip into my mind, precious

time, just you and me


©️2021 CSNelson, Don’t Forget the Half

Posted in Décima, Family, Life, Love, Poetry, Prompt, Relationships, Uncategorized

My Grandmother (Décima)

She was feisty, spirit so rare

Time in my life was a blessing,

Her honesty was refreshing,

Love and care she showed was sincere.

Enjoyed hearing stories she’d share

Joined at the hip, me her and mom,

They brought me peace and kept me calm

When monsters plagued my bedtime thoughts

Or my stomach was tied in knots,

reallymissmygrandma.com.


©️2021 CSNelson, Don’t Forget the Half

Posted in Amusement, Faith, Family, Fiction, Life, Prompt, stories, Uncategorized

Teenagers, right!?!?!

My search for posts from the 26th of yesteryear brought me back here for Fandango’s Flashback Friday.

Photo by Jay Mantri @ Pixabay.com “Mom, have you seen my uniform?” His room showed all the signs of a teenager derelict in his chores – messy bed, …

Teenagers, right!?!?!

©️2021 CSNelson, Don’t Forget the Half

Posted in Amusement, Goals, Hobbies, Holidays, Humor, Life, Love, People, Photography, Positivity, Prompt, Relationships, Uncategorized

Wine Stack

Biltmore Estate Winery

This picture was taken Memorial Weekend 2019 during a wine tasting event at the Biltmore Estates in Asheville, NC. We’d tasted a variety of their wines and, of course, ended up buying several bottles. Now I wish I’d have bought the entire stack you see here.


©️2021 Don’t Forget the Half

Photo Challenge – stack

Posted in Family, Goals, Hope, Life, Positivity, Prompt, Uncategorized

Wordless Wednesday – 100 Years


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