Tag Archives: childhood

For the love of roots ~ Thady #writephoto

I grew up, somewhat displaced, on a small farm in south Sligo, in the beautiful west of Ireland. We lived near the village of Aclare, snuggled on the lee side of the Ox Mountains which kept the worse of the … Continue reading

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Guest author: Laleh Chini ~ Keep dreaming

I always loved writing and being an author was a dream. When I was a little girl and grew up with a very hard life witnessing my dearest ones being in such painful life, made me dream of being a … Continue reading

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Reminiscence ~ M. Brazfield #writephoto

the tenderness in your folds the secrets that you keep the closets where i hid to get away from him Continue reading at Words Less Spoken

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Two forests ~ M. Brazfield #writephoto

as i followed the silver mist i could not understand it was her voice and the voice of the others in their cocktail dresses lyrically they laughed in a quasi celestial choir while they clinked their martini glasses Continue reading … Continue reading

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Fond Recollections ~ Rebecca Cutler #writephoto

The scenery of a lush carpeted forest floors and flourishing tree limbs intertwining, makes me reminiscent of childhood days at play with my companion wagging his tail as we ventured into the make-believe. Continue reading at Beckie’s Mental Mess

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Growing up with a book…

Jessica Bakkers, after reading Mae Clair’s post at Story Empire, posted about five books that had, as she put it, made her, ‘her’. There is no way on this earth that I could pick just five books… not unless it … Continue reading

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Colouring #midnighthaiku

Shades in monochrome Technicolor memories Painting images The golden tones of childhood Revivify summer’s past

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The space under the stairs…

I am not at all certain what it was that sparked the memory, but I had a very clear picture in my mind today of a magical place that has not existed for the past half a century. I could … Continue reading

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Mr. Thornber’s Distress ~ Adele #writephoto

After he washed and dried his face, Mr. Thornber walked to the window and looked out. His room afforded him one of the most pleasant views of the grounds. It was another rather agreeable afternoon. The first signs of spring … Continue reading

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Caught # D. Wallace Peach #Writephoto

She is bruised on the outside. Broken on the inside. And her feet stretch up over her head into the air as the swing reaches the height of its arc. Bare toes blot the daylight rustling through the canopy, and … Continue reading

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