VJWC#3: Nurturing Wonder

On the road, everyday is defined by a sense of adventure and discovery – an attitude I feared I’d lose on returning home.  In truth, these past six weeks of settling back in have focused on family and friends and doctors visits.  All good, and yet, already, I notice that carving time for writing is […]

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Share Your World

1. You can have an unlimited supply of one thing for the rest of your life?  What is it? Easy answer:  energy.  Living with ME/CFS means I lack the energy to carry on most daily tasks.  I am learning to pace myself – do something, rest, do something, rest – but it would be amazing […]

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V.J.s Weekly Challenge #3: Nurturing Wonder

“The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our sense to grow sharper.” – W.B. Yeats Travelling across North America and back this past winter, every day was filled with discovery, awakening new passion for life. The challenge, I recognized, as our trip wound down, would be to keep this sense of wonder […]

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#FOWC: Gumption

A six-year-old, intent on exerting independence, exerts gumption: (Fandago’s word of the day prompt is gumption)

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Currently Unavailable

I apologize if my attention appears to be lacking, but I am currently immersed in creativity and the ability to focus, otherwise, has plummeted. (Inspired by Daily Addictions daily prompt: plummet)  

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The Light Fades

Light fades, the sun’s optimism giving way to darkness’ shadows my eyes are drawn to hidden places warily seeking the source of this creeping sensation what beasts inhabit crevices, what creatures lurk and are these merely trees that loom over me or the incarnation of trapped souls taunting my passage? (Written for All The Shoe’s […]

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V.J.’s Weekly Challenge #2: Synchronicity

“Synchronicity is the Universe’s way of telling you that you are on the right track.” – Delores Krieger                                                 “Coincidences connect us across time, to one another, to ourselves, and to an […]

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