sunrise · Trees · Word of the Day Challenge

Word of the Day–Sunrise

Here is my contribution to Word of the Day prompt of Sunrise hosted by Write into Life. Find many more sunrise photos at https://writeintolife.com/2019/08/19/sunrise-word-of-the-day/ Sunrise through the forest trees  and the sun’s early rays caught in misty reflections Advertisements

joy · memories · parks · peace · Picnics · Robbers Cave State Park · weekly prompts

Weekly Prompts: Parks

‘I’ll beat you’ I hollered as we raced to the edge of the lake and powered our way toward a floating dock filled with youngsters wearing swimming attire popular in the late 1940’s. The floating dock that inspired many swimming competitions as a kid. Whose hand touched first was never the point. It was the challenge… Continue reading Weekly Prompts: Parks

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Mistaken Author

I mistakenly named Gloria Steinem as the author of a post I did today, and want to apologize to the person who did pen this originally. It is a wonderful idea, and, sadly probably will never happen, but it does give us all pause to put the plight of women needing an abortion in perspective.… Continue reading Mistaken Author

Kneecap · musings

Mama Said…

Mama said there would be days like this. Did I misunderstand? Maybe she said ‘weeks like this’, or ‘months like this’. Mentally reviewing mother’s various sayings, she never said that at all, but someone’s mother must have said it some time, after all it is in a song, isn’t it? You are now privy to… Continue reading Mama Said…

abortion rights · Gloria Steinem · gun rights

The Solution to Gun Violence

The Solution to Gun Violence by Gloria Steinem “How about we treat every young man who wants to buy a gun like every young woman who wants to get an abortion – mandatory 48 hour waiting period, parental permission, a note from his doctor proving he understands what he’s about to do, a video he… Continue reading The Solution to Gun Violence

Kat Myrman · taxis · Twittering Tales

Twittering Tales #139

Photo by Wal_172619 @ picabay.com I had no idea the city had a taxi parade every month. I would have decorated with balloons on my antenna, music blaring, lights blinking, and pretended I was not stuck in traffic at the airport. A clever idea, but perhaps it should not be scheduled at 5 p.m. on… Continue reading Twittering Tales #139

faux flowers · Weekly Prompt

Faux Flowers-Weekly Photo Prompt

In preparation for Easter, San Miguel dons a mantel of both artificial and real flowers. Streets are decorated and adorned with paper mahchia and silk flowers marking pathways Christ will travel to central churches in town. See more contributions of faux flowers at https://weeklyprompts.com/2019/08/10/photo-challenge-faux-flowers/