The Stowaway ~ Blogophilia 3.4

Blogophilia 3.4 Topic: “Traveling Man” Bonus Points: (Hard, 2pts): include the ‘web’ (as in world wide web) (Easy, 1pt): mention Brussels Final date to post: March 22nd, 2011 GMT midnight Final date to post ALL GUESSES: March 19th, 2011 GMT midnight THE STOWAWAY ~ A Tommy Film SECRET BONUS POINT GUESSES   Stacked, platform heels, running shoes,Continue reading “The Stowaway ~ Blogophilia 3.4”

Ode to Elly

Blogophilia 50.3 Topic: “There is no “I” in Team” Bonus Points: (Hard, 2pts):  mention a Maya Angelou quote (Easy, 1pt) : incorporate a unique use for honey Final date to post: February 12th, 2011 GMT midnight Final date to post ALL GUESSES: February 15th, 2011 GMT midnight   Ode to Elly I read the newsContinue reading “Ode to Elly”

A Bitter Pill

Blogophilia 49.3 Topic: “In the Eyes of the Beholder” Bonus Points: (Hard, 2 pts): s-p-e-l-l out a word in conversation (Easy, 1 pt): use the phrase “working together” Final Date to post: February 8, 2011 GMT midnight Final Date to post ALL GUESSES: February 5, 2011 GMT midnight A Bitter Pill Something is brewing in discontentContinue reading “A Bitter Pill”

The Gardener

Blogophilia 48.3  Topic:  “Spring Fever” Bonus Points: (Hard, 2 pts): incorporate 2 electric wood working tools (Easy, 1 pt) : mention a cracked pot “The Old Gardener” by Thomas Kiefer (c) 2011 The Gardener Every March saw him grow restless, he felt the rush of spring fever coursing through his ambitious veins, evidenced by dog-earedContinue reading “The Gardener”

Lily Speaks ~ A Haiku Series

Blogophilia 46.3 Topic: “Clear a Passageway” Bonus points: (Hard, 2pts): feature a talking plant (Easy, 1pt): use the word “moil” (means to labor or toil) Final date to post: January 18th, 2010, GMT midnight   Lily Speaks ~ A Haiku Series The sun stretches west, feathery rays of gold paint wispy silken clouds. Down dampenedContinue reading “Lily Speaks ~ A Haiku Series”

The Cartographer’s Last Request

The Cartographer’s Last Request Long ago he etched the seas, scaled distant mountains and traversed dense jungles, this drawer of lines, wielding astrolabe and pen with masterful precision. A dust-laden mahogany desk bears witness to his labors: tarnished sextant, musty gilt-edged tomes, barren inkwell… tools of his trade, this dying art. He whispers with gravelContinue reading “The Cartographer’s Last Request”

Tequila ~ A Sonnet

Blogophilia 42.3 Topic: “The Taste of Lime” Bonus points: (Hard, 2pts): Mention Purple Hair (Easy, 1pt): Include a Black Haired Dancer Final date to post: December 20th, 2010, GMT midnight   Tequila ~ A Sonnet His hair glows purple beneath neon lights… Cheshire cat smile, dark angel in disguise. I’m sinking deep in this powerlessContinue reading “Tequila ~ A Sonnet”

Winds of Change

Winds of Change The maelstrom is rapidly approaching As the ominous gray clouds portend. We do not know the havoc to be wrought When those winds of change descend. Waves of transformation crash upon us, Causing devastation and unending pain. Crawling through a black labyrinth as Desperation sets in, feeling quite insane. We sink intoContinue reading “Winds of Change”


Lifeline The veil of sadness fell down upon me, invoking dark shadows and shades of melancholy. Crimson tears trickle, scarring and burning. The world tilts and spins, the pages of life keep turning. The mind grows weary, witness to brutal violence. It longs for quiet sanctuary, seeking justice and penance. The lifeline has been castContinue reading “Lifeline”