He and She

In response to http://keithgarrettpoetry.com/2016/01/08/his-face-in-the-window-3/ He and his young wife created a beautiful perennial garden. Each spring, summer and fall the garden flourishes still Crocuses and daffodils tulips, trillium and lilac crown spring Blooming shasta daisy, blanket and balloon flower, crape myrtle, lily, coneflower carry the torch through summer Cosmos, aster, chrysanthemum, goldenrod and stonecrop sedum…

So much for sleep

I wish! 4:something and my back woke me up I could have sworn I was sleeping I even have the residue of a dream floating in my brain. Can't catch it though. It must have made it to the door at the end of the hallway It fled like Fall does when Winter arrives swing…

Awake

I should not be awake it is 1:something in the morning I slept for most of the afternoon and my schedule has flipped flipped its lid flipped over the edge flipped down the path of least resistance or has it slipped into consciousness instead of my unconscious.

Sandbox Writing Challenge 21 — Shhhh! It’s a secret.

https://promptlings.wordpress.com/2016/01/05/sandbox-writing-challenge-21-shhhh-its-a-secret/ I have always taken photographs of myself. Not because I think I'm pretty, but to capture myself as I was because I knew I would not stay this way forever. I have photographs from my teen years taken in bathrooms, self portraits drawn that captured more than what I saw in the photos, but…