Photo Copyright: Mishal Ibrahim July 15 – 19, 2019 Monday – Washed all bedding, including cat’s – Post and balance bills – Write – Enjoyed the overwhelming feeling of accomplishments Tuesday – Accompany Hubby for Pain Management injection – Take Hubby to lunch after injection – Drive home and take a much-needed nap – At … More Just Another Freakin’ Friday
Photo by Priscilla Du Preez on Unsplash July 7 – 13 Release guilt for what I am unable to do Unplug my blocked thoughts Turn from wall to see possibilities Deal with Hulu problems Fix Hulu issue Open bills & post into accounts Re-think my dark Christmas story Begin writing Veteran’s story Move junk to … More Another Week in Review
I found him!! He’s back! Bigger, braver, more brilliant than ever!! My muse is BACK!!! Hoorah!! No need for seatbelts, I won’t wear them. I will scale every mountain, furrow every plain, soar every sky, cause tears, cure diseases, kill the good guys, make you love the bad guys. He is back! He is more … More He’s Back!
Crazy for Commas Since my son was out of town this past week, I was unable to send him my document for review and suggestions. The deadline for my story is not until the end of August, but, I know that there are many gifted writers submitting their stories for the same publication. So, I … More Crazy for Commas, and Other Thoughts
Me: I hate this waiting game. I know they’re going to reject everything I’ve written, especially the longer story. I rushed it because the queue was growing and I was afraid my story wouldn’t make it in before they filled their story quotas. I don’t like how the story ended. Any reader can see … More An Early Morning Conversation
We have been with our cable company for thirteen years. They have provided our landline phone, cable t.v., and internet with less than stellar performance. We have wanted to switch to another provider, but due to FCC regulations, the company that provides service to areas only a mile away from us is not able to … More Cutting the Cable
Every summer, over the past five years, I become overwhelmed with my unruly hair. The humidity inflates each and every hair strand, making them stand on end. I end up looking like a long lost relative of Albert Einstein. Speaking of Einstein, he said,“Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different … More My Wild Hair
During overnight tornadic storms, I try to stay awake and listen for the sirens which alert residents to move to their shelters. Those stormy nights are exhausting, the next day is usually non-productive. Yesterday was one of those non-productive days for me. Although I perform my daily chores by making breakfast, cleaning the kitchen, making … More Two Hours Lost