100 Word Challenge: Muse

The holidays have come and gone, and life is settling into 2020. All of our Christmas decorations have been taken down and put back into the attic. Mysteriously my little vintage ceramic, lighted Christmas tree and my Sparkle Cinnamon holiday candle were left out of the packing. “I will honor Christmas in my heart, and […]

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Parade ready

She assembles intentions with great care, Positioning them in a tight phalanx, An army of brave soldiers preparing for warfare. First to last, major to minor, at parade ready. Her ambitions await her direction, A cue to proceed into the nebulous fray. Tensions high, anticipation hopeful. Best laid plans can be lead stray Without reinforcements […]

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100 Word Challenge: Intent

This time next week we will already be into 2018 – so ‘fess up. Who has already pondered on their New Year’s Resolution list? Anyone? Typically I hate that sort of thing. For me, it’s just setting myself up for failure because I set some lofty goals. Still, I have an insatiable need to DO. […]

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A little more

circle of light

“Never, never rest contented with any circle of ideas, but always be certain that a wider one is still possible.” ~ Pearl Bailey My New Year Resolution is to expand my circle of ideas, a little: Dream a little deeper Worry a little softer Argue a little kinder Care a little gentler Trust a little sooner […]

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Bloom

And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” ~ Anais Nin To Bloom Bravely

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The only obstacle is me

res·o·lu·tion  noun [rez-uh-loo-shuhn] 2. a resolve or determination In a few days we will be turning over the calendar to a new year. During 2012, I will turn 50. I’m not exactly sure how I feel about that. There are still so many things I want to accomplish, places I want to visit. I’m not making any resolutions… that […]

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