Posted in Family, Life, Photography, Prompt, Uncategorized

Oldest and Youngest

This cherished photo is of my son at 2 months old, held by his great-great-grandfather on his 102 birthday. They represented our youngest and oldest family members at the time.


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Posted in Empowerment, Life, Poetry, Positivity, Prompt, Tanka, Uncategorized

Tanka

Image credit; Jayson Hinrichsen @ Unsplash

feeling abandoned

lost scared alone and wasted

never satisfied,

eyes opened to life’s despair

claims her power to reform


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Posted in Fiction, Life, Photography, Prompt, stories, Uncategorized

What Had Happened Was…

Penalty for breaking curfew was harsh and since Bobby rode his bike way out to shore, he had to hurry home or chance getting in deep trouble. He picked up his green duffle bag full of books and schoolwork, leaving very little space for anything else, then sped off not realizing he’d dropped a shoe. Unfortunately, Bobby was delayed by an accident involving a behemoth truck blocking street access, and when he arrived home his naturally genial mom was none too pleased with him.


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My Fantasy

Photo by Luca Nardone on Pexels.com

Post-COVID family reunion in Vermont, adults sipping drinks and sharing stories by the fireplace as children enjoy the slopes.


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Posted in Amusement, Fiction, Life, Photography, Prompt, stories, Uncategorized

Man Down

– Google

He’d been hanging on by a thread for weeks then suddenly, he had the wind knocked right out of him.


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