The sleepless occasional poet

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My cat can sleep, My dog can sleep, their human subject — not a peep of sleep that is, without a doubt a nemesis I can’t punch out.   I toss, I turn… Continue reading

JOELLE’S TALES: FIRST THURSDAY OF THE MONTH #TMAT120 #WRITING #PROMPT FOR JUNE 2018

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PLEASE participate It’s not like I’m asking you to pull your toenails out with a pair of tweezers. TELL ME A TALE IN 120 WORDS     Welcome to June 7. Today’s prompt is: … Continue reading

#Weekly Tanka Prompt #Poetry Challenge – Week 100 – Celebrations & Century

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I usually give the link here, but instead I’ll share a message from the host of this Tanka challenge: I have made a decision that this is the final Tanka Challenge, if you… Continue reading

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #204 Choice&Faith

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If you want to participate, here’s the link:  https://ronovanwrites.com/2018/06/04/ronovanwrites-weekly-haiku-poetry-prompt-challenge-204-choicefaith/ <_><_><_> Faith knows no feline. The god of food their master, cats follow service.       ©joelle LeGendre

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm : Ran

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Did the 5K thing (3 miles), and this was along the course.  And I ran — 20 feet from the finish line. Hey!  I was number 230 in a field of 304 runner/walkers!… Continue reading

Friday brain freeze, Saturday Beck 5K run (aka, very slow walk with lots of stops)

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After a week of marathon editing in another city, someone asked, “How was your vacation.” I spent most of the week staring at a 17 inch laptop monitor taking turns reading my book… Continue reading

#Weekly #Tanka Prompt #Poetry Challenge – Week 99 – Natural & Charm

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If you want to participate here’s the link:  https://ramblingsofawriter2016.com/2018/05/30/weekly-tanka-prompt-poetry-challenge-week-99-natural-charm/ This week, I’ll try Etheree Poetry – Syllabic Pattern: 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10, Rhyme: None Whether there really is such a thing, I don’t know.  Frankly, I don’t… Continue reading

Senseless “Oh my Lord I missed Sunday” Sarcasm : Sequence editing

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Vickie and I are just about brain dead trying to do sequence editing. The first day, I spent hours reading aloud.  I woke up with almost-laryngitis. The next day, she did the reading. … Continue reading

Visit with the family

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My son, DIL and granddaughter came to visit.  We went out to lunch at a seafood restaurant, Corky Bells, on the St Johns river and sat at one of these tables: After sharing… Continue reading

Thursday photo #prompt: Turrets #writephoto

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If you want to participate, here’s the link:  https://scvincent.com/2018/05/24/thursday-photo-prompt-turrets-writephoto/ Turrets of the mind a sentinel stands ready …waiting…vigilant.