Oklahoma · Photography · Smoke Pipe · Stories · Weekend Challenge

Unknown Story for Weekend Challenge

There is a story behind this picture, I just don’t know what it is. Back in 2005 our family had a gathering to celebrate Christmas in the small southeastern Oklahoma town where I was born. We always drive around town just to see what hasn’t changed in 70+ years, and usually that means not much… Continue reading Unknown Story for Weekend Challenge

Hats · photo · photogrraphs · pictures · weekly prompts

Hats for Weekly Prompts

Here are my contributions to Weekly Prompts Saturday challenge with the subject of Hats. Find more at https://weeklyprompts.com/2020/03/07/saturday-challenge-hats/   Baseball Caps                                             Pirate Hats   Sun and Fun Hats            … Continue reading Hats for Weekly Prompts

Fireworks · Freedom · In Other Words Challenge · July 4th · Patricia's Place · Prompts

Fireworks for Freedom

Happy July 4th–Independence Day in the United States The sky on fire with sound and light Flames dance and dart and fill the night Blues, reds and whites explode with ahhs Perhaps our cry for freedom’s cause With fireworks’ splendor hope takes flight This is my constribution to Patricia’s Place In Other Words with the… Continue reading Fireworks for Freedom

junk · weekly challenge · Weekly Prompt

Odds and Ends, Maybe Junk?

Junk is the photo challenge for Weekly Prompts and I had a great time finding all kind of ‘stuff’ that I couldn’t name or even describe. See more ‘junk’ pictures at https://weeklyprompts.com/2019/02/09/photo-challenge-junk/.. Old sombreros, cattle heads, and other ‘items’ some might consider Junk …    Platters, Crosses,a Lantern, and is that a Silver Pitcher?

callenges · Sandbox Writing Challenge

How Do I Feel?

From the Sandbox Writing Challenge we are asked what would make us feel the way this woman appears to feel, and my response is below. See other creative responses at https://promptlings.wordpress.com/2018/08/07/the-sandbox-writing-challenge-2018-exercise-28/ ` What would make you feel the way this woman feels? He drifted to the edge of my vision, waiting for me to focus and… Continue reading How Do I Feel?

Doors · nancy merrill photography · Neglected · Norm's Thursday Doors Photo Challenge · Photo A Week Challenge

Photo of the Week: Neglected and Norm’s Thursday Doors

This neglected door fits two photo challenges: Norm’s Thursday Door and Nadia Merrill’s Photography Photo A Week Challenge with a prompt of Neglected. Norm is on vacation so his weekly challenge isn’t open this week, but hey, I feel compelled to post something to his blog anyway. See more Neglected photos at https://nadiamerrillphotography.wordpress.com/2018/07/26/a-photo-a-week-challenge-neglected/  

53 words · fountain · Weekend Writing Prompt

Answers in the Fountain

My contribution to Sammi Scribbles weekend writing prompt of Fountain.   Spewing from source unknown droplets fly and dribble offering cool relief when blown or peace with every ripple. fountain bubbles with murmurings heard only through the heart releasing from the barred cages The dreams we endlessly sought. we pause to listen, to pray for… Continue reading Answers in the Fountain

humor · Uncategorized · Weekend Writing Challenge · wishes

My Wishes Keep Changing

I’m participating in Amaka Paul Challenge with the prompt of Wishes. My contribution may not fall within the parameters of the challenge, but, hey, it’s all about wishes. Read more at Ramblings of a Writer and at Sammi Scribbles. https://ramblingsofawriter2016.com/2017/10/28/weekend-writing-prompt-26-wishes/ https://sammiscribbles.wordpress.com/2017/10/27/weekend-writing-prompt-26-wishes/ It was a simple wish, not difficult or complex: I wish for you to visit. You… Continue reading My Wishes Keep Changing