I'm not going to lie to you - I saw today's word prompt before I had my morning green tea and I swear it said rift, not riff. With that said, I'm going to continue today's post under the belief that the prompt is rift. Just because I like the word better. Autumn on the East … Continue reading Underwhelmed


It's time for another Haiku Thursday! This one is in memory of my dad who would have turned 67 years old today. I love you, Daddy.   before they vanish memories held gingerly - a heart full of love    


Why don't we hear about people swooning anymore? I'm not talking about teenagers swooning over seeing their favorite artists live or talking about their latest crush. I'm talking the old-timey-classic-literature-type swooning. A woman could faint at the mere thought, sight, or mention of something scandalous. Our daily lives would be so much more interesting if we still … Continue reading Swoon