December 1, 2017
The following quote may be true for some but not for me! Seeing and hearing and feeling the world as a poet is,for me, a HUGE blessing. FELLOW POETS, WHAT DO YOU THINK?
the toughest job
in the universe-
of turning silence
– Sanober Khan –
February 21, 2017
Uncle Bob retired to Cape Cod,was widowed, and kept company with others left behind. Wild rabbits popped by to visit regularly. (128 characters)
WRITE YOUR OWN TALE – JOIN THE FUN!
About the challenge: Each Tuesday like mercury colliding will provide a prompt photo, and your mission is to tell a story based on that prompt in 140 characters or less.
If you accept the challenge, be sure to let me know in the comments with a link to your tale. A final note: if you need help tracking the number of characters in your story, there is a nifty online tool that will count for you at charactercountonline.com.
February 18, 2017
My man has a good heart but he’s messy. When he cooks I mop from floor to ceiling! Here’s my Valentine’s surprise! I’m not mopping it! by Martha L Shaw (138 characters)
CHALLENGE! Above find my Twittering Tale and the image I had to use as my inspiration. This weekly challenge comes to us from Kat Myrman at like mercury colliding… The goal is to write a twitter-length story, in 140 characters or less. You can see the challenge HERE for all the fun details! Mine rang it at 138 characters! Do join the fun!
November 10, 2016
There were plenty of dark clouds,
but I was distracted by the stars!
By Martha L Shaw ©2016
November 8, 2016
In my experience, my waking thoughts can stick with me all day, so some days I need to refocus them. Not today because, as often happens, I awaken singing this amazing song which has set me on a great path! My late mother, with all her many health issues, always awakened in song and it pleases me to say I inherited this tendency from her!