forest snow ignites starlight and frolicking flakes exhilaration This haiku was inspired by the fine folk at Your Daily Word Prompt (exhilaration) and The Haunted Wordsmith (took a few liberties with these prompts: snowy forest and starlight) Visit their sites for more fun prompts and lots of great writing.
Unbidden flurry Nature’s scythe forsaking fall Fractured and formless ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ This is dedicated to my northern family and friends enduring their second (or is it their third?) early snowfall of the year. Florida has its faults (and boy this summer was HOT and LONG) but aaaaahh the winters are SWEET. Bike/Skyway Bridge photo courtesy… Continue reading Winter Comes
Like the last two driving days, this one began with a pre dawn alarm. Coffee. Quick shower. Out the door. COLD! Wind chill in the 20s. Frost on the ground. BRRRRRR. But the early start meant we got to see another spectacular sunrise. This time over the flat vista of Indiana. Still exhausted from our… Continue reading Alarm Bells