Patience is a virtue. Sometimes, waiting is best. Relax and let it flow. Time now for other things. Four six syllables, then. (Twenty-four syllables.) See… told you it was rushed. Continue reading Six Syllable Sat’day: The Rushed Edition
I like a challenge, I really do, but even I’m stumped with what to do with this as a subject for a post. Nice, crisp and fresh… a little like the weather at the moment, and totally unlike the forecast. The weather that is. Mind you, the lettuce is completely unlike the forecast as well, thinking about it… although it is nice, crisp and fresh … Continue reading A Bed of Lettuce
Yes… yes… everything’s in order. Carry on! Continue reading Cute Critter Friday: All’s Fine!
A quick post today, in response to Debbie’s theme on the subject Brrr! Very apt as we’re about to dip into a rather cold snap around these here parts very soon indeed. This little critter walked all the way across the frozen Lake, and then flew up onto the bank at the other side. He or she must’ve been saving energy. Why did the chicken … Continue reading Brrr!
Cheat the system Take a leap of faith Reap rewards With a smile on your face Climb to heights Of which you dream But act gracefully No need to preen Look around Take in what you see Calmly does it While others flee Seal your future With a single truth You own your life And it’s not uncouth So when sirens sound However feeble you … Continue reading Wordle: Change Begins Now
Succinctly re-written! Well, ‘tis six syllables! Continue reading Six Syllable Sat’day
I lounged in a luxurious lengthy bath this morning, appreciating the warm waters soothing my sleepingy body. It was 5:18. Mere minutes earlier, I was viciously dragged out of a lovely sleep by my alarm clock, which I think is now in a trillion pieces on the far side of the Bedroom. Oooooh how I love me sleep. That said, I simply had to get … Continue reading Rude Awakenings
Yes, I know it’s only Thursday. It actually feels like Wednesday to me, if you must know, but I know it is Thursday. I was meandering around the Lake earlier today – the very frozen Lake, might I add – and I saw this: ducks frozen in time. Then I looked closer. Not all were frozen. I then realised what they were doing – the … Continue reading Cute Critter Friday: The Mandarin Challenge
I’d intended to post this (or something like it!) on Monday, the day after the New Year Weekend, and then use it as a template for a new regular feature here on the blog, to focus on the more unusual events that happen over the weekend. Factual or fictional, it matters not – especially around here as reality has a way of blending in with … Continue reading Thoughts from the New Year Weekend
Look up! Reach for the skies! Look beyond the immediate surroundings! Welcome a New Year surprise! HAPPY 2017! Let’s look forward to Good Times ahead. Continue reading 2017:1
Just a bit of fun to end the year, and to see if you can remember any of the posts that I’d actually forgotten about myself! Well, it has to be done. Answers will be revealed next year. Hehehe! A new part of the Mansion appeared at the beginning of the year, and within was an unexpected guest. This colourful creature quoted a comedy legend. … Continue reading The Great 2016 Beyond the Sphere Trivia Quiz
Bananas Wrapped in toffee chocolate That melt in the mouth And run down the chin Mmm… Bells. Calories to burn, bear in mind Almost time to get the exercise in Not today, though, I’ll respectfully decline A time to eat plenty, drink and be merry More bells chime, slip in another course: Profiterole tower Refreshing torte Or gateau topped with winter berries Decisions, decisions, my … Continue reading Early Words Wordle: Sweet Dreams
Yay! Time now to start chilling! Deck the halls with boughs, etc.! Here’s wishing you a Merry Christmas! Continue reading It is Christmas Eve at last!