via Daily Prompt: Bitter Bitter makes me think of unsweet, unripened fruit, maybe lemons or limes, certain roasts of coffee, and people full of regret and resentment. I can sweeten the fruit and the coffee, but a bitter person is a whole other thing. I think of my parents, especially my father. He has been a reliable father, … Continue reading Bitter….
Yesterday was a beautiful day in Central Texas with sunshine, a few puffy clouds, low 70's, and a slight breeze. We decided to take a drive into Austin to see the view from Mt. Bonnell, a landmark that has long been considered the highest point in the city at approximately 780 feet above sea level. … Continue reading Mt. Bonnell
In response to The Daily Post's writing prompt on 03/16/15: "Places." Beach, mountain, forest, or somewhere else entirely? If you've been to my website, you will see that I have been to NYC, one of the greatest cities in the world, and that I am from Chicago, another great city; that I've to the Badlands State Park … Continue reading Sunshine at the Beach
In response to The Daily Post's writing prompt: "Me Time." Today is a cold, cloudy, rainy Saturday morning in Central Texas, as it has been many days recently. After a pretty good night sleep, Boyfriend and I woke up about 8:45AM, brushed our teeth, said hello to our cat, made up the bed and then … Continue reading Saturday Morning
In response to The Daily Post's writing prompt on 01/19/15: "Tell us about the last experience you had that left you feeling fresh, energized, and rejuvenated. What was it that had such a positive effect on you?" As I mentioned in a previous post, "Tennis Player", I enjoy warm sunny days, playing tennis with Boyfriend. … Continue reading Rejuvenated!