Monthly Archives: July 2010

Visual Inspiration—Photo Prompt #13 (via Strangling My Muse)

I like this one. The inspiration came to me for the little story as soon as I saw the picture. Let this image engage your muse. Write a paragraph, a short story, a poem, a memory, a journal entry…or whatever … Continue reading

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moving right along

I’m going to audition for a play on Sunday. I know nothing about the show other than it’s looks like one of those “contemporary Southern” plays. It’s about old friends who’ve grown apart trying to come together for some sentimental … Continue reading

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Relax, man. It’ll be good for you.

So often it’s the little things that keep us going. A compliment here, a joke there, a smile there, unexpected little pleasant surprises hither and yon. It doesn’t take much. Things are slowly coming together for me hereabouts. There are … Continue reading

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A little here and a little there will add up some day.

It wound up I couldn’t make it to the writing group this evening. I didn’t have enough money for gas to get to the metro. The round trip winds up costing about $7, and I have $77 to last until … Continue reading

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A quiet day today. Amazing.

I stand amazed. Two of the kids went to their mom’s late last night are are coming back today at 5pm. That means it’s been just me and one of the kiddos since. And that means it’s been pretty quiet … Continue reading

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Alas, I am reminded…

Sometimes I get complacent being content with things and at peace with people in general. That’s when I always seem to get it right between the eyes. What is it that hits me? It’s people being, well, people. I am … Continue reading

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the lull (lol)

Uneventfulness rules so far this week. I bet it’s because of the heat and humidity. Neither have been fiendish by themselves, but together they’ve been pretty nasty. That said, I’ve not been out doing any filming. And I’m okay with … Continue reading

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