Daily Archives: July 6, 2020

Little Girl Lost ~ Sally Cronin

Reblogged from Smorgasbord: It is over two years since I share the stories from Tales from The Garden that I wrote in tribute to our home in the mountains to the north of Madrid from 1999 to 2016. I went … Continue reading

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Dream ~ Di #writephoto

The colour beckons, drawing me in along the sandy path where lizards and slow worms idle in the sun. Armed with my bottle of lemonade and sugar sandwich, I walk towards the trees, knowing the pool awaits and birdsong will … Continue reading

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A Thousand Miles of History XXXXIII: Dog-sick with Ice Cream

By late afternoon I was flagging. We had been on the road for a mere six days, and although we never rush and we always take our time at each of the sites we visit, we don’t stop either. It … Continue reading

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Purple Mountain Majesty~ Jim Adams #writephoto

Katharine Lee Bates was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970 and in 1893 as a Wellesley College professor she traveled to Colorado Springs to teach summer school. While there, she visited Pikes Peak, the highest summit of … Continue reading

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‘A Forest’…

* …The drink has stirred up my emotions and memories of the trip flick through my mind in no particular order but return, time and again, to Cardwell… * Its waterfall and rock-pool. The water, black as death. The surrounding … Continue reading

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Dream~ Brian F. Kirkham #writephoto

Drifting through fragrant purple heather Roaming through some wonderful flowers Each little plant, saying hello as you brush Continue reading at The Inkwell

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IndieAni Bones and the Squeaky Hobbit

It was the day they took me looking for the Ent and the Thunder Stone… they’d promised me three sites and they only ended up finding two. That’s all well and good, ‘cause it means we’ll have to trot back … Continue reading

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Dreamland ~ Balroop Singh #writephoto

Purple robes of Mother Nature In sync with her dreams How long has she yearned for them? I stand spellbound. Celebrations start at dawn Only couples are invited Royal robes flutter fragrance Sun shies away. Continue reading at Emotional Shadows

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Lost #midnighthaiku

Within fear’s shadow The mind walks a labyrinth In search of a light *    

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