Fistful of words

When I sit at my tan desk, in our beige room, with dull buff carpet beneath my chair, I often have a hard time coming up with color words. I google “synonyms for green,” rifle through crayon boxes, and scroll through images of paint chips and artists’ color names, but I am not usually inspired … Continue reading Fistful of words

Word spiders

“I’m drinking coffee in bed.”  That was going to be the first line of my blog post today, a line that I landed on at 3 o’clock AM and then continued with for hours as I lay awake, composing.  And the line was going to be true.  I was going to drink coffee in bed, … Continue reading Word spiders

No time to moodle

Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people. – Anonymous I’m in a funk.  As I mentioned in a previous post, amidst the busyness of summer, I am not spending much time in contemplation.  My writing is suffering for it. At first I didn’t mind.  I was having fun with the … Continue reading No time to moodle