Gem Down!

Gem Down!

“Gem down!” The women hit the floor and began to scrounge, combing the plush purple carpet with their long-nailed fingers. Someone might as well as said, “Man down!” for all the fervor they put into their task. There a brunette, there a curly top, there a long-haired...
A slave to Shakespeare ;-)

A slave to Shakespeare ;-)

http://www.insecurewriterssupportgroup.com I’m an inadvertent slave of William Shakespeare – with whom I have much in common, some people say. Apparently, he re-invented the English Language, invigorating it with words he invented… And, my favorite...
It’s a Dog’s Life

It’s a Dog’s Life

  Corollary good advice for me: sniff around extensively, gathering all the clues and facts, before digging in… Hide bones everywhere ’cause you’ll never know when the snack imperative hits! What advice appeals to you, Constant Reader? Do you...
Quick Limericks Are One of Me Gifts

Quick Limericks Are One of Me Gifts

St. Pat’s Day is ten days past, but I’m only Scotch-Irish, so let’s blame Scots’ legendary stinginess for delaying my share : Limerick generation is one of my gifts I admire the rhyme and they’re swift I dinna have to stand on me head or...
Living Life as a Miracle: Broken

Living Life as a Miracle: Broken

Dang! The ancient stretch cord holding the beads and bangles of a Christmas bracelet broke, and all of the baubles came tumbling down. Just as we headed out to church service on Sunday. My wrist would not be holiday-adorned. Crunch! I nearly fell as I stepped from the...