Cacophony Settles

Steve didn’t know what scared him most—the screaming, “reeeeeeeeeeee,- reeeeeeeeeeee,” of the siren or the careening ambulance that almost knocked him down. A bit shaken, he stepped back onto the curb. He’d wait for the next light. Two-way traffic poured unto the boulevard, close enough for him to touch. Car stereos blasted pop, classical, and […]

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Express

I’ve arrived at the two-week anniversary of the Word Press Writing Prompt. It’s the longest that I’ve stuck with daily blogging, and again, I’d like to express my thanks to Stacey Troilo for the post she wrote for Story Empire Blog, October 4. https://storyempire.com/2017/10/04/novelists-writing-shorts/. Since beginning this journey two weeks ago, I will have written […]

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Everyday Bravery

The Daily Post WP Prompt today is BRAVE I’m still working on this poetry writing thing, so my stanzas and structure may not be correct just yet. However, I wanted to use today’s word (Brave) to pay homage to the women in my life who exhibit extreme bravery, everyday. They suffer from lupus, MS, cancer, […]

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Loyalty is Family

https://dailypost.wordpress.com/prompts/loyal/ WP The Daily Post Prompt—Loyal I have the most loyal family in the world. When I give a party or cook a big dinner, I never have to worry. If not even one of my invited guests shows up, I can always count on my family to be there. This loyalty didn’t just happen […]

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Ascend

The Daily Post WP Prompt — Ascend Wow! I almost missed it today. Sundays are busy days for me, but here it is, Ascend. As you move up the ladder of success, it’s wise to be kind to the two groups that you’ll be  leaving behind. The first group is made up of the family […]

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