Photo by sasint at pixabay.com Still Alive In the year 2525, humans are still alive - the same humans. In 2100, medical technology leapt by millenia with help from visitors from a planet on the other side of the sun. Bionic gene technology made us immortal. All humans have been sterilized. I just had my… Continue reading Twittering Tales #142 – 25 June 2019 — Still Alive
Harrison pressed the buzzer at the night dry cleaners and a voice came over the intercom, “Pick-up or drop-off?” “Drop-off” “Number of items and how many pair of pants?” “17 and 7” A buzzer sounded and Harrison entered the small shop. The disembodied voice over the intercom belonged to a small, wrinkled, bald man who… Continue reading Kwaang
Welcome to Rivertown USA, where we are the cookie cutter small town like that which dots every state by the thousands. It's a mish-mash, with no thought or planning going into its layout, each building a testament to whatever petty council members sat at the table for its time. Every bridge looks different, the streets… Continue reading Imagination Plantation Challenge: The Annual Biggleton Boat Race.
Merril is the host of dVerse today. Merril says: So today, I want you to conjure the magic of nature in your haibun. Think about the words, too, as of course, you do in poetry anyway. With the almost-daily rains, every herbaceous being grows lush with green. Where the bearded iris have two blossoms other… Continue reading dVerse — Haibun — Summer’s Growth Bath
The Celtic letter B coloring today is in honor of Bowie, as in David Bowie. The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars (often shortened to Ziggy Stardust) is the fifth studio album by English musician David Bowie, released on June 16, 1972 in the United Kingdom. It was produced by… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 6/24/19
image link Loon's Tranquil Shore by James Williamson The Wolf Clan had been friends with the Loon Family for as long as the sun and the moon decided to share the sky. The loon followed the sun as God and the wolves followed the moon as Goddess, but there was no conflict as these two… Continue reading #MM — Sunday Writing Prompt “Spiritual Quest” — Isis Saves Her Clan (long)
For the prompt on creativity, I picked out some quotes by creative people and will include a sample of their work. These are people who walked the talk. “Creativity takes courage. ” ― Henri Matisse "Nude in White Turban" by Henri Matisse “Don't be satisfied with stories, how things have gone with others. Unfold your… Continue reading FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION” Challenge! CREATIVITY!
Shoemaker At Work is a painting by Farideh Haghshenas Renaldo was a cobbler by trade, just like his father before him and his father before him. Renaldo had lived in the same town as his forbears. He went about his daily activities with a certain comfort. There was a dearth of surprises in Renaldo's life,… Continue reading The Life of a Simple Cobbler
Bonus pictures and video. The peonies are open in the yard! first day opening for the one above https://youtu.be/Y5uK_7xGwYU Happy Sunday. I spent most of the evening in GR with my kids and got home late, which puts me behind today. Today is gorgeous out there, sunny, warm breeze, second or third day in a… Continue reading Coloring Club Plus — 6/23/19
For crossover, there are only a couple of things I can think of (aside from the concept of crossing over from life to death.) One is a crossover brassier, where the fabric crosses over and serves to lift and separate to give support. The other is when tying boats up to a dock there is… Continue reading Reena’s Exploration Challenge #92 –Crossover