Fandango's FOWC is retro, the Word of the Day Challenge is jinx, Paula's 3 Things Challenge words are yellow, campsite, dividend, and Teresa's Story Starter Challenge phrase is “Who are you, Einstein?” When Sally finally agreed to go over to Steve's place, she was not prepared for the retro décor that met her when she… Continue reading Reach
Per wikipedia: "Something" is a song by the English rock band the Beatles from their 1969 album Abbey Road. It was written by George Harrison, the band's lead guitarist. Soon after the album's release, the song was issued as a single, coupled with "Come Together", making it the first Harrison composition to become a… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 3/31/19
Jim Adams is our elegant and illustrious host of Song Lyric Sunday. Jim says: This week the prompt is Record/Juke Box/DJ/Radio. I ask again for you to be patient, and wait for me to approve your pingbacks, or you can just place your link in the comments section. Here are the “rules”: Post the lyrics… Continue reading #SLS — What’s the Frequency Kenneth — R.E.M.
“Devil in the Wind: Voices from the 2009 Black Saturday Bush Fires,” is a book of poetry by Australian poet, Frank Prem, about horrific wildfires across the Australian state of Victoria in 2009. The preface includes descriptions of the physical and trauma effects in the victims' own words. As the book moves along, the poems… Continue reading Book Review — Devil in the Wind: Voices from the 2009 Black Saturday Bush Fires, by Frank Prem
image link Fandango's FOWC is scorn, the Word of the Day Challenge is instant, Paula's 3 Things Challenge words are Paris, question, glasses, and Teresa's Story Starter Challenge phrase is “We the jury, find the defendant.....” Ken rode an Uber home after his work trip to Paris. At the side door of his condo, Ken… Continue reading la cage aux folles — mature audiences only
Sarah is the host of Saturday Mix. Sarah says: This week we are dipping our toes into the pool of METAPHOR. Our challenge is all about the use of metaphor in our writing. You will need to use the metaphor provided in your response – which can be poetry or prose. Our metaphor this week… Continue reading #MLMM — Saturday Mix — Sprung
Ingénue is the second solo album by Canadian singer k.d. lang, released in 1992. It is Lang's most successful album on the pop charts, both in her native Canada and internationally. From songfacts: This single was the follow-up to the hit "Constant Craving" and it's chiefly remembered for its video, which was, along with its… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 3/30/19
Linda G. Hill is the host of Stream of Consciousness Saturday. Linda says: Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “dough/d’oh.” Use one, use both, use ’em any way you like. Enjoy! Dough. Dinero. Money. We all need dough. Economies operate on it, so it is the dough itself or things that are… Continue reading #SoCS — Dough & Dough
Fandango's FOWC is value, the Word of the Day Challenge is dedicate, Paula's 3 Things Challenge words are rocket, fortune, garlic, and Teresa's Story Starter Challenge phrase is “It’s Alive!” Mary Jo Reilly grew up the daughter in a farming family. By the time she was 19 she knew everything her parents could teach her about… Continue reading How Green is My Crater?
Wikipedia says: "Across the Universe" is a song by the English rock band the Beatles. It was written by John Lennon and credited to Lennon–McCartney. The song first appeared on the 1969 various artists' charity compilation album No One's Gonna Change Our World and later, in a different form, on their 1970 album Let It… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 3/29/19