Monthly Archives: October 2015

30 Day Writing Challenge — Day 11: Your Current Relationship; If Single, Discuss That Too

One day, I was trying to relax before bedtime when my friend (we’d been chatting over Facebook) told me to face facts: we were both middle-aged. Wait. What? Do you hear the crickets chirping? I did. I’d never thought of … Continue reading

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30 Day Writing Challenge — Day 10: A Fruit You Dislike and Why

I’ve sat here for the last hour, frowning. Trying to come up with a fruit I don’t like. I guess I don’t like the really sharp grapefruit. But it’s the ridiculous sharp/sour flavor I don’t like. When your mouth puckers … Continue reading

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30 Day Writing Challenge — Day 9: Your Feelings On Ageism

Ageism sucks. It makes me roll my eyes and stick out my tongue at those who tell me I am too young. Really, the problem is that I look younger than I am. Ok, so that isn’t so much a … Continue reading

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30 Day Writing Challenge — Day 8: A Book You Love and One You Didn’t

Since I have bookshelves in three rooms of my apartment, it’s hard to narrow down which book I want to discuss here. So I won’t choose, because I want the best of both worlds. Here are two that I have … Continue reading

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30 Day Writing Challenge — Day 7: What Tattoos You Have and If They Have Meaning

Let me make this perfectly clear: I avoid pain at all costs. Add to that reason the fact that I am completely commitment-phobic. So I do not now have, nor will I ever get, a tattoo. I know this guy … Continue reading

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30 Day Writing Challenge — Day 6: Someone Who Fascinates You And Why

“Elementary, my dear Watson!” Like many people, I am quite a fan of Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman in Sherlock. But theirs is not the first incarnation that I enjoyed. Jeremy Brett was so true to character that, when I … Continue reading

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30 Day Writing Challenge – Day 5: A Place You Would Live But Have Never Visited

Oh, I had a place in mind immediately after reading today’s prompt. Switzerland. It seems to have everything I’d like. It has stunning mountains and landscapes with ample opportunities for hiking, snowshoeing, wildflowers, and wildlife. I love looking out at … Continue reading

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