Handwriting is necessary but not always convenient.Read More Writing by Hand
Today’s prompt was: Are you comfortable in front of people, or does the idea of public speaking make you want to hide in the bathroom? Why? As a teacher, I’m generally comfortable speaking in front of people, although I have not always been. I use to be extremely shy and shaky, but I overcame my […]Read More Daily Prompt: May I have your attention, please?
The Daily Prompt for Sept. 14 was: Grab the nearest book. Open it and go to the tenth word. Do a Google Image Search of the word. Write about what the image brings to mind. The closest non-picture book is: The Green Gables Collection: Anne of Green Gables – 10th word: road There were many […]Read More Daily Prompt (Sept. 14): The road
Sept. 7, Daily Prompt: What’s the one luxury you can’t live without? First we have to define luxury. Dictionary.com has several definitions, as follows: 1. a material object, service, etc., conducive to sumptuous living, usually a delicacy, elegance, or refinement of living rather than a necessity: Gold cufflinks were a luxury not allowed for in […]Read More Daily Prompt: Luxurious
Today’s daily prompt is: Safe inside, toasty warm, while water pitter-patters on the roof… describe your perfect, rainy afternoon. Photographers, artists, poets: show us RAIN. I always look forward to a rainy afternoon or evening at our cottage on a lake in Northern Wisconsin. If there isn’t much wind, I sit on the porch […]Read More Daily Prompt: Rainy days at the cottage
(June 4) If you could get all the nutrition you needed in a day with a pill — no worrying about what to eat, no food preparation — would you do it? No, I don’t think I would, although I might like the option on a day in which I don’t have time to eat. […]Read More Daily Prompt: Food, Marvelous Food
The prompt for Feb. 9 was: Sure, you turned out pretty good, but is there anything you wish had been different about your childhood? If you have kids, is there anything you wish were different for them? I wish I hadn’t had ADHD, or at least had grown up in an era where we knew […]Read More Daily Post: Que será, será
Today’s prompt was: Describe your relationship with your phone. Is it your lifeline, a buzzing nuisance, or something in between? My cell phone is not my lifeline, and sometimes it is a “buzzing nuisance”, but for the most part it is somewhere in between. Each time there is a major shift in our means of […]Read More Daily Post: My relationship with my cell phone
The prompt for last Friday (Sorry, I do them when I’m inspired, not necessarily on the same day) was: Write down the first words that come to mind when we say . . . . . . home. My house. It’s brown and white faux brick on the outside, with a front porch and a […]Read More Daily prompt (1/18): Home. Soil. Rain.
The prompt is: What’s the most time you’ve ever spent apart from your favorite person? Tell us about it. My favorite person, I guess I’d have to say, is my husband, Dale. Last January, he went into the hospital for knee replacement surgery. The surgery was on Jan. 4 (to coincide with my winter break!) […]Read More Surgery and rehab (Post-a-day Jan. 6)