THE WEIGHT OF THE WORLD, JUDY COLLINS – Marilyn Armstrong

FOWC with Fandango — Weight I still see my brother Michael, pressed and polished, shaking hands down at the store Everyone had come to see the all-star hop the Greyhound bus and go to war He punched me in the arm to say goodbye It was the first time that I saw our father cry I … Continue reading THE WEIGHT OF THE WORLD, JUDY COLLINS – Marilyn Armstrong

COSTUMES – Marilyn Armstrong

RDP Wednesday – COSTUMES Photos: Garry Armstrong I wanted to wear a different pair of earrings today. I've had them quite a while, but I've never worn them. Not they I don't love them, because I really do. They are gorgeous. Big, bright, beaded. Which also means they are quite lightweight and comfortable. All good. But … Continue reading COSTUMES – Marilyn Armstrong

HAPPY HALLOWEEN: AN INTERVIEW WITH DEATH – Marilyn Armstrong

My fame as An Important Blogger has spread beyond the realm of the living into the nether regions as I went searching for a character to interview. Death popped right up and volunteered. I wasn't sure he was entirely fictional but eventually decided most people don't believe he's real, so he qualifies. He has been … Continue reading HAPPY HALLOWEEN: AN INTERVIEW WITH DEATH – Marilyn Armstrong

ONE GOLDEN AUTUMN EVENING – Marilyn Armstrong

A Golden Autumn Evening It was a sunny day. A beautiful day.  I painted a little piece of my front door that needed retouching because when we replaced the lock and door handle, it didn't precisely fit where the old one had been. Then, after that, it got gray for a while. I was sad … Continue reading ONE GOLDEN AUTUMN EVENING – Marilyn Armstrong

SPOOKY SHARING ON HALLOWEEN – Marilyn Armstrong

Share Your World “Spooky”  Share Your World Today is Halloween! Got your costume ready? Stocked up on candy? Good. I'm looking forward to a bag full of candy. Yum. Name something you wouldn’t want to run into in a dark forest or in an abandoned building. I wouldn't BE in a dark forest OR an … Continue reading SPOOKY SHARING ON HALLOWEEN – Marilyn Armstrong