The magic of Tepoztlan – 1

I think of the magical feeling that we as a family had felt in Tepoztlan, Mexico and the warmth returns to my heart. The cobbled stone pathways filled with people, cabs squeezing their way through the narrow clogged streets, quaint houses, happy people, ancient cathedral and  interesting stores.  The jewel in the crown, though is the ancient Tepozteco pyramid, perched … More The magic of Tepoztlan – 1

Of Dogstail and GUGU

We were chatting at Starbucks, when Ciarra’s iPhone started buzzing. She looked at her phone and put it away. “What happened”, I asked her. “Why do people post negative comments with fake names?” she asked as she wrinkled her nose with disappointment. “Oh! they must be GUGUs” I said casually. “What does GUGU mean?” she asked. … More Of Dogstail and GUGU

Liebster Award Nominations

Thank you so  much for nominating me K E Garland, for the Liebster award. I have enjoyed reading your posts as well. Now I am supposed to  nominate 5 – 11 other bloggers I would like to nominate 5 other bloggers whose blogs I have enjoyed reading!!! 1.  Quantum Hermit – 2. Scribbles to Compositions  - … More Liebster Award Nominations

Blogging Day# 20 Treasure – An assortment of little pin wheel squares…

Day Twenty: The Things We Treasure Today’s Prompt: Tell us the story of your most-prized possession. Today’s twist: We extolled the virtues of brevity back on day five, but now, let’s jump to the other side of the spectrum and turn to longform writing. I think of my most-prized possession, I draw a blank. I think … More Blogging Day# 20 Treasure – An assortment of little pin wheel squares…

Blogging Day #19 – Rhubarb & more……

Day Nineteen: Don’t Stop the Rockin’ Today is a free writing day. Write at least four-hundred words, and once you start typing, don’t stop. No self-editing, no trash-talking, and no second guessing: just go. Bonus points if you tackle an idea you’ve been playing with but think is too silly to post about. ————————————————————————————- So … More Blogging Day #19 – Rhubarb & more……

Blogging Day# 17 – Scared me then, Scare me now

Day Seventeen: Your Personality on the Page Today’s Prompt: We all have anxieties, worries, and fears. What are you scared of? Address one of your worst fears. Today’s Twist: Write this post in a style distinct from your own. A strong gust of wind; a play of dancing shadows, I hear a tapping on my window, was … More Blogging Day# 17 – Scared me then, Scare me now

Blogging Day #15 – Dilemma & more than 50 shades of gray

Today’s Prompt: Think about an event you’ve attended and loved. Your hometown’s annual fair. That life-changing music festival. A conference that shifted your worldview. Today’s twist: While writing this post, focus again on your own voice. Pay attention to your word choice, tone, and rhythm. Make sure it sounds like you. This is perhaps, the hardest … More Blogging Day #15 – Dilemma & more than 50 shades of gray