Underneath the deck in the backyard, back in the days when everyone had jobs with incomes, and no one was retired or out of work based on disability -- or, as storytellers say, "A long, long time ago" -- we bought and installed a large, fancy, hot tub. A five-seat tub. It has all the … Continue reading WELCOME TO THE ZOO
WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge - SERENE The sun was so bright this morning. Sometimes, the sun is the brightest in the winter. It is such a white sun again a dark blue sky. The trees are bare now, yet somehow, the forsythia bush still has green leaves. It's the only green-leafed growing plant out there. … Continue reading SERENE – MORNING SUN ON A SHORT WINTRY DAY
I don’t go to the hairdresser often. Just once every couple of months to get my hair cut and colored and thus keep myself as a perpetual brunette. I look forward to those trips. I love the feeling of having someone else wash my hair and blow dry it. I do almost everything for myself. … Continue reading THE HAIRDRESSER MYSTIQUE – BY ELLIN CURLEY
THURSDAY’S SPECIAL: PICK A WORD IN DECEMBER Y2 It is time for another "Pick a Word" themed challenge and it is the last one this year. As usual you get five words to choose from: sagacious, non-human, portrayal. remains, stellar.
That's what I write about in this blog. Snippets. A small piece or brief extract. "Snippets of information about ... " Synonyms include " a piece, bit, scrap, fragment, particle, shred" This is the place for the small things I can wind around my fingers. Like playing "Cat's Cradle" ... verbally twisting a bit of … Continue reading A MERE SNIPPET
Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Letter O – Needs to have the letter O anywhere in the word
I am not an outdoorsy person. I’d go so far as to say that I am predominantly an indoor person. I like the regulated temperatures on the inside. I also like the absence of bugs and wind, let alone rain and snow and other types of weather. On the other hand, I absolutely love LOOKING … Continue reading LOOKING OUT THROUGH MY WINDOWS – BY ELLIN CURLEY