MUSIC: “Diamonds,” by Rihanna

MUSIC is a segment that features a song that’s caught my brain. Some new to me, some known to me, all brilliant. Felt like sharing my daughter’s favorite song this morning…shine bright like a diamond / shine bright like a diamond … Lyrics “Diamonds” (provided by Genius) by Rihanna. Album: Unapologetic. [Intro]Shine bright like a…

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Writer’s Lift Wednesday #38

My birthday is tomorrow, I decided to be a bit indulgent and make #38 a Birthday Edition, sharing with you a favorite poem, painting, and piece of literature that continue to influence me. This is a writersliftwednesday blog, sharing the works of fellow writers, poets, artists (including photographers, painters, etc.) and persons random. All re-blogs…

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Writer’s Lift Wednesday #37

A fuller day than usual and while it is the evening we got there in the end 😉 This is a writersliftwednesday blog, sharing the works of fellow writers, poets, artists (including photographers, painters, etc.) and persons random. All re-blogs will be linked appropriately to their authors and creators. Writing is no easy calling and nothing…

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40th

This has been a really weird year. Looking back, it seems a reasonable conclusion. I reflect on the year I’ve had on my birthday, November 19th, as opposed to New Year’s Eve (and Day) which is typically just another day for me only sprinkled with reminders to write the date correctly. I initially wrote a…

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Music: Enjoy The Silence by Depeche Mode

MUSIC is a segment that features a song that’s caught my brain. Some new to me, some known to me, all brilliant. Everyday is an onslaught of words and I’m fine with that. But it does pay to occasionally stop and enjoy the silence. “Enjoy The Silence” is in no way new to me; a…

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Trick-Or-Treat

I was curious to see how my neighborhood would react to social distancing while trying to honor Trick-Or-Treat. When you’re a parent, you know without saying these activities are for the kids. In a way for ourselves too as we keep these traditions alive by passing them on. There’s joy in seeing a child’s joy…

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Music: “Back in the Saddle” by Aerosmith

MUSIC is a segment that features a song that’s caught my brain. Some new to me, some known to me, all brilliant. Oh baby…I’m back. I invested in a treadmill and I’m loving it. I stopped attending my gym since March of this year and I took my exercise to the streets. I’ve always believed…

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Writer’s Lift Wednesday #36

It seems futile to release a post today. #36 may well fall flat in light of current events. Even so WLW is my choice, if not habit. This is a writersliftwednesday blog, sharing the works of fellow writers, poets, artists (including photographers, painters, etc.) and persons random. All re-blogs will be linked appropriately to their…

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