99 Happy Songs!

Paula at Light Motifs II passed the happy wand to me! We’re trying to post 99 songs for Rory’s challenge, and I have a great one right here. Can’t help but smile when this one plays. Dare ya to try! Now I tag freefallin!  

Coloring Club Plus — 8/29/19

Today’s coloring is dedicated to The Beatles.  The 4 froggies represent the Fab Four. I remember when this album came to my house and even as a 5 year-old, I was playing the vinyl off of it. I would sit there on the floor and pore over the jacket. I loved the album as a…

Handsome Henry’s Oatmeal Gin

Old Henry had been distilling gin for as long as the junipers had grown on the mountainside. As a younger man he wasn’t satisfied with the tried-and-true recipe his father and his father before him used and thought he could do better. He began to errantly experiment, and only the Good Lord knows why he…

#FF — Missing Child(hood)

PHOTO PROMPT © Linda Kreger  Araba, Akuba, and Ekuwa invited the stranger to sit with them. Kwaku told of going with Boss Kobby when he was six and living in a hut on the shores of Lake Volta. His job was to dive underwater to untangle nets. He almost drowned many times. When he asked…

Coloring Club Plus — 8/28/19 with “Your Best American Girl,” by Mitski

I love Mitski’s sound.  Found on youtube until my library gets more than just her latest.  Beware, the video is sizzlin! Puberty 2 is the fourth studio album by Japanese-American indie rock musician Mitski, released on June 17, 2016. The album received widespread acclaim from music critics, with many praising Mitski’s emotional delivery and lyrically-complex…

Heeding Haiku With Chèvrefeuille, August 28th 2019, waterfall

Dry hard mountain but its mossy waterfall keeps it misted and fresh. * A mountain’s tears are cried for ten thousand years — even the clouds weep. * Angels ride waterfalls down mountainsides, hidden in the morning mist. * Astronauts surprised — waterfalls look like trickles on pebbles. * Immortan Joe* laughs; He’s gated the…