Seeking a miracle

Since I seem to be pretending to be part of the world again for the moment, I figured it was about time I got back in touch with my inner 100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups Imp. I have ben neglecting that worthy bit o’ imagination spreading for far too long again. Technically I have been pretty much neglecting EVERYTHING ... Read More

Growing family

Once upon a time I was me. Then for a while I stopped being me and started being another me. Now the second me was not a happy me and wished he could return to being the first me. After a while me two kind of forgot who me one was, and things really started ... Read More


I have been trying to do things alone for far to long. This is fairly frequently a very unsuccessful strategy. One of my strengths is the ability to step back and approach problems from different angles. When one doesn’t work I try another. But for some reason I fail to do that for myself when ... Read More

Creation Story

Seems like I just wrote one of these. Probably because I just wrote one of these. In honor of election time, the elimination of personal responsibility, greed, war, general stupidity and all things that make humanity … well … HUMAN, I offer you this week’s 100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups! The prompt … …. the line was drawn ... Read More

Grand excuses

I have been absent from blogging for over a week now. Actually absent from life altogether. Fortunately nobody actually noticed I was gone so all is still well with the world. Not that my absence or presence has much effect on the world anyway. 🙂 As is often the case when I take time off ... Read More

In hot water …

Damn my writing muscles don’t want to stretch today! This is my fifth try at starting this post and this is the best I can do! What’s up with that!! Anyhoo, yesterday was 100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups day. Since I found the last day and a half more suitable to sleeping then anything ... Read More

Crazy dreams

For quite a while now I have been wandering in the dusty dank darkness of my inner corridors. I have gotten lost in the dark rooms of my mind, and am having difficulty finding the windows and doors that lead to sunshine and fresh air. So this week’s 100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups seems hand picked ... Read More

Flameless flames

I have been in tough place lately. Questioning where I have been; where I am now; where I am going (as can be seen in some of my recent posts). This is making creation a difficult process once again. Yesterday the new 100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups appeared with a prompt (The flame flickered before) that seemed to fit ... Read More

Living vicariously

I have a very adventurous soul. Unfortunately these days it lives in a body that makes the average tortoise say “Dude why you walking so slow?” Adventure is to my current life as water is to a bucket with a hole in the bottom. So my only chance of a little excitement is to live vicariously through others, which ... Read More

A future lesson (aka The Great Twister Massacre)

Since my posts of late have been a bit on the morose and whiney side, it seemed appropriate to slide the tongue back into the cheek for a bit. Fortunately today happens to be monday … or for the initiate … 100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups day! Today’s prompt is actually a picture (you can see it at ... Read More