Photo A Week Challenge · pictures · smiles

Smile and the World Smiles With You

I know I’m late in getting this posted, but missed a few days of posts, so here is my late entry of A Photo A Week Challenge with the prompt of Smile. Better late than… See more wonderful smile pictures at And as Dean Martin sang: When you’re smilin’, when you’re smilin’ The whole world… Continue reading Smile and the World Smiles With You

Dad · Father's Day · love

An Imperfect Perfect Father

Father’s Day and all is quiet. That tells me my father is no longer cracking jokes, being silly and enjoying life. Sam Williams died 15 years ago. He fell, broke his hip, and when they started to take him to surgery, the doctors discovered he had pneumonia. He died about 36 hours later. He was… Continue reading An Imperfect Perfect Father

street art · Travel with Intent

The Empress Wore No Clothes Proudly

The Empress Wore No Clothes Proudly This is my suggestion for Debbie’s Travel With Intent Six Word Saturday–Before and After Street Art. See other’s interpretation of the photo at  

Five Minute Friday · Goals · musings


My quick response to the Five Minute Friday Writing Prompt of ‘Goal’.  Read what others have to say about goals at Goals, those overreaching expectations we nurture convinced if we meet those lofty heights, we will find our path, make our mark, gain recognition and/or status, and bank a bunch of bucks. Afterall, that’s the… Continue reading Goals

Cee's Fun Foto Challenge · Doors · flowers · Happiness and Food · Norm's Thursday Door Photo challenge · Thursday Trees Photo Challenge · Trees

Thursday Doors, Trees and FOTD

I couldn’t decide whether this picture should be in Norm’s Thursday Door Photo Challenge, Cee’s FOTD Challenge,or Happiness and Food Thursday Tree Love, so I’m putting it in all three. San Miguel de Allende continues to delight me with doors, flowers and trees. See more entries in each of the challenges at  … Continue reading Thursday Doors, Trees and FOTD

humor · weekly prompts


My contribution to this week’s Weekly Prompt–Humor. See others at Humor Humor dances across my heart feeding my barren spirit.   A raucous hoot or a simple smile whispered relief, replenishes my soul.   My lips edge upward, I shed the burden of care and indulge in the fountain of absurdity.