Blog Archives

August Writing Prompts, Day 3 – BFF – Bucket filling friend

From Putting My Feet in the Dirt, August’s Writing prompts.

Today, “BFF – Bucket filling friend”.

Well, my bucket filling friend, fill that bucket up with your famous recipe chicken.  Thighs and legs, please.  Is it sad that KFC is my new BFF?  Or, really, would it be sad?  Probably, considering the last time we ha KFC, Kevin got food poisoning, and since I am gluten free now, we can no longer indulge anyway.  Really for the best.  Maybe it’s time to fulfill a little of that craving though and make some oven fried chicken with gluten free flour.  I have definitely digressed, and am now hungry. Thanks BFF prompt!

August Writing Prompts, Day 2 – Delights and deliciousness

From Putting My Feet in the Dirt, August’s Writing prompts.

Today, “Delights and deliciousness”.

Nothing compares to the delights and deliciousness of indulging in crab cakes at the fire table in the evening while Kevin bbq’s our main course.  The perfect way to end the day.

August Writing Prompts, Day 1 – If our stars align

From Putting My Feet in the Dirt, August’s Writing prompts.

Today, “If our stars align”.

If our stars align, well, I don’t know.  Is that a good thing?  Would it mean the end of the world?  Get in line, all you stars.  Comply.  Something about alignment makes me think of being assimilated by the Borg.  I don’t think I want stars to align.  I’m quite happy just being chaotic.

July Writing Prompts, Day 8 – If only we could

From Putting My Feet in the Dirt, July’s Writing prompts.

Today, “If only we could”.

“If only we could.”  If only we could not feel the need to utter this phrase as often as we do.  If only a cheeto weren’t president of the US.  If only there wasn’t a pandemic rolling around the world like a giant tidal wave.  If only I didn’t have to go back to work in 5 weeks.  If only it would rain this week.  If only there were bacon in the house.  Oh, wait, what was that?  There is bacon in the house?  Gotta run…

July Writing Prompts, Day 1 – The page where the heart speaks words

From Putting My Feet in the Dirt, July’s Writing prompts.

Today, “The page where the heart speaks words”.

Sure, make the first prompt the hardest.  Although, is this really a “page”?  I mean, it does represent a page, but is called a “post”.  And do I really want my heart speaking the words onto the page (post)?  I have heard that hearts spill words rather than speak them, but I confess that I don’t remember where I heard it.  Seems to me a better metaphor as hearts may not be the most reliable fountain of knowledge (given that you sometimes wear them on your sleeve like some kind of bizarre tattoo).  But ok, then.  I can see this blog representing this elusive “page”, and my fingers rushing over the keyboard as the conduit to that loquacious heart speaking the words I need to get off my chest.  Hey!  Off my chest.  The heart is in the chest.  Well what do you know?

June Writing Prompts, Day 22 – Spotty spinach

From Putting My Feet in the Dirt, June’s Writing prompts.

Today, “Spotty spinach”.

Excuse me for saying so, but that spinach is spotty.  Now, I’m not saying you are trying to kill me, but … are you?  You are, aren’t you.  You really thought I wouldn’t notice that spotty spinach.

June Writing Prompts, Day 19 – Nothing makes sense

From Putting My Feet in the Dirt, June’s Writing prompts.

Today, “Nothing makes sense”.

I hear people saying things like this all the time these days.  But really, has there ever really been a time when things did make sense?  And as someone who tried to meditate every morning, I can tell you that nothing can make sense if you let it…

June Writing Prompts, Day 18 – Poisoning the brickwork

From Putting My Feet in the Dirt, June’s Writing prompts.

Today, “Poisoning the brickwork”.

I will never understand why people paint brick.   If you ask me, it’s just poisoning the brickwork.  Myself, I prefer it natural with or without moss and other amazing things that seem to be able to grow wherever they want creeping from between the cracks.

June Writing Prompts, Day 16 – Fictional failures

From Putting My Feet in the Dirt, June’s Writing prompts.

Today, “Fictional failures”.

Do you mean failures of fictional characters?  Failures of fiction to tell a good story?  Tales of failure that are actually not true?  I am too confused by this prompt, leading me once more to the conclusion that English is way too complicated without context.

June Writing Prompts, Day 13 – A torrential time

From Putting My Feet in the Dirt, June’s Writing prompts.

Today, “A torrential time”.

Ah, June 2020.  A torrential time in our history in oh, so many ways.  Covid-19 continues to wreak havoc, especially south of us (no offense, Americans, but you will need to stay away for a bit longer…get your act together, so to speak).  Protests world-wide rightfully asking our people and leaders to stop hurting people for no reason other than the colour of their skin.  And more locally, and obviously not nearly as dire as the aforementioned issues, Junuary in Victoria.

The Next Chapter

Life is just a story. And I've got a pen.

akshita1776

Discovering the emotions hiding behind words

Edified Projects

facilitation, editing, evaluation, and agile project management

Life Captured

iPhone Photos From In My Daily Life

My Still Life Photography

With a touch of Composites & Digital Art

The HOBBLEDEHOY

I use the best, I use the rest

Blog Site of Gabriele R.

Post, news, diary... All the world around me, ALL THE WORDS AROUND YOU

On The Streets Where We Live

@streetsofstrasburgvirginia

Mama Coffee Chat

Life in between cold cups of coffee and figuring out who I am.

The Sandy Chronicles

Exploring Life on the Edge

Wandering Together

A His and Hers Travel and Lifestyle Blog

Kate Duff Poetry

Be the change.

Sarah's Attic Of Treasures

Making My Home A Haven is important to me. Sharing homemaking skills. Recipes and food. Bible Studies. This is a treasure chest of goodies. So take a seat. Have a glass of tea and enjoy. You will learn all about who I am.

bushboys world

Photos of my world and other stuff I hope you will enjoy too. Photos taken with Canon PowershotSX70HS Photos can be purchased.

OSTENDNOMADOGRAPHY

Photographic Travel Tales

Time for my thoughts...

Random musings on life, the universe, and everything

Island in the Net

A personal website by Khürt Williams, with inchoate ramblings on technology, photography, and geekery.

Rereading Jane Eyre

Author Luccia Gray

Beyond the Flow

A Survivor's Philosophy of Life

Carrot Ranch Literary Community

Making literary art accessible 99 words at a time!

Into the Light Adventures

By Sandra Js Photography - Make the rest of your life the best of your life.