Along The River

When I chose the photo for my submission to this week’s WordPress Photo Challenge — Focus — I couldn’t resist looking through several other photos of a second river that I enjoyed during the same trip last fall. As I thought about that river, I also thought about the poem I wrote last April thatContinue reading “Along The River”

Experimental Challenge 5/7/13 — ‘What If …?’

Well, even though I posted the “green planet” writing challenge on here Tuesday, I did not have a story of my own to go with the picture yet.  I was still thinking. Two other bloggers have jumped in with great contributions, though, and we are on our way. I finally dragged an idea out ofContinue reading “Experimental Challenge 5/7/13 — ‘What If …?’”

NaPoWriMo – Day 13 – Along The River

The prompt for Day 13 was to take a walk and incorporate the elements of that walk into a poem. ALONG THE RIVER The sun is playing hide and seek with clouds Along the river. The clouds are gray, but friendly, soft, and free Along the river. I move unhampered by the flirting breeze AlongContinue reading “NaPoWriMo – Day 13 – Along The River”

My Cadillac For Your Camel

What Makes Something Valuable? We all live by a value system of some kind. Each possession, each day, and each person in our lives has a different value, and sometimes that value changes. The title of this article is a joke, of course, poking fun at the truth that most value is relative. But whatContinue reading “My Cadillac For Your Camel”

Friday Fictioneers — February 1 — As It Was In The Beginning

Well, I am waaaaaaay out in left field on this week’s challenge.  It was fun getting here, but I don’t have enough words to get back.  This piece is definitely “stream of consciousness” writing. Here’s the photo prompt that Rochelle gave us — courtesy of Claire Fuller, who created the sculpture and took the photo.Continue reading “Friday Fictioneers — February 1 — As It Was In The Beginning”

Picture It and Write Challenge: ‘In the Beginning – A One-Act Play’

I originally posted this short one-act play a few months ago, but yesterday I came across a writing challenge connected with the picture below, and I thought the play fit the challenge perfectly.  So I’m sharing it as my response. Here’s the link:  Picture It and Write:  http://ermiliablog.wordpress.com/2012/10/21/__picture-it-write-42/ In The Beginning: A One-Act Play Time:Continue reading “Picture It and Write Challenge: ‘In the Beginning – A One-Act Play’”