The Sandbox Writing Challenge 34 — Superstitious!

https://promptlings.wordpress.com/2016/04/05/the-sandbox-writing-challenge-34-superstitious/ Picture Credit: portlandtribune.com "If you were superstitious, and this black cat crossed your path, what would you be afraid might happen?" First of all I'd wonder how in the hell my cat got out of the house. He's usually asleep on my bed or lying in the sunspot on my son's bed or floor.…

Loosening Up Exercise — The Sandbox Writing Challenge Part 3

https://promptlings.wordpress.com/2016/02/22/loosening-up-exercise-the-sandbox-writing-challenge-part-3/ Now on to the loosening up exercises. List 1: What words would you use to describe your spouse, partner, or best friend? eager, helpful, playful, shy, enthusiastic, List 2: What words would you use to describe your enemies those with whom you have a personality clash? narcissistic, manipulative, oppositional, petty, vindictive List 3: What…

That House (the-sandbox-writing-challenge-22)

https://promptlings.wordpress.com/2016/01/12/the-sandbox-writing-challenge-22-setting-free-the-captive-parts/ This week’s challenge gets you TWO questions for the price of one, but they are connected. Are you ready? Here goes… (The image of a house is on the page linked above) What part of YOU is 
locked inside this house?
` What can you do to free 
that part of yourself? That House My…

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…

Louise Nevelson-Quotations Day 3

"I always felt, when these people try that, let them have a good time. She was no challenge to me, but I must have been to her, so I let her do what she wanted and I did what I wanted." "If you make people understand the irony of a terribly shy person who is…

Louise Nevelson-Quotations Day 2

"I was determined to open every front door...and walk right through the door [and] I didn't care if I had to build the house myself." -Louise Nevelson from Louise Nevelson A Passionate Life by Laurie Lisle Images: http://www.pacegallery.com/artists/327/louise-nevelson http://www.louisenevelsonfoundation.org/ http://drkottaway.com said: "SoFarSoStu has tagged me for the three days, three quotations and tag three other…

Frida Kahlo

http://drkottaway.com/2016/01/04/the-enemy/ I wanted to continue the cycle of quotations(to appease your sister, I comply) and I wanted to find things written by female artists. My cranky nature and exhaustion and unmedicated ADHD, sent me down the rabbit hole searching for words, thoughts from Louise Nevelson and Frida Kahlo. Two very opposite passionate creatures then I…

https://promptlings.wordpress.com/2015/11/03/the-sandbox-writing-challenge-13-how-does-this-relate-to-your-life/

https://promptlings.files.wordpress.com/2015/11/sand-circle-2.jpg A circle found in the sand can mean that you have found me out. I leave cryptic things drawn in the sand, I can't help it. Sand is nature's chalk board. An artist given a piece of chalk is like giving a squirrel a nut then we're off, making things that no one will…