Writing

Posts about the writing life and the love of story

Oh Fiddle Sticks

Oh Fiddle Sticks

It was one of those days where I just started out feeling weighed down. The kind of day when I know I just need to keep moving. Java and I went to the bank so I could get some cash before stopping by a pottery show, at a my friend Sue’s neighbor’s house. I really…

An Ooh Aah Moment

An Ooh Aah Moment

I caught this beautiful sunrise yesterday morning. There should be a better description than “beautiful”. None of the adjectives cut it – gorgeous, awesome, spectacular. Perhaps I could say that the purplish shades, highlighted in orange and streaming across the sky, remind me of a sky-sized canvas, that someone has brushed splashes of bright watercolor…

I Had a Dream

I had a dream, that I would live happily ever after with the man I loved. I had a dream, that we would love each other and take care of each other. Always. I had a dream… And I remind myself. No I yell at myself. To try and get through to the heart that…

Ban on White Horses

Ban on White Horses

Holy Moly! I think October and November got turned around! It broke the 60s today and was sunny all day long! Luke and I were the first ones to arrive at the Rum River park but another trailer pulled in soon after us. By the time I was done riding, there were ten trailers in…

Just Call Me Bandito.

Just Call Me Bandito.

I was given more exercises for my shoulder and pretty rubber bands! One is yellow and the other is red. They look kind of silky, and I’m thinking I can use them as colorful scarves when I’m done with the exercises. I need to work on my scary Bandito facial expression. I love the model…

Testing the Knee

Testing the Knee

Saturday, I went on a 3 mile walk with Java. It took me 90 minutes at my relatively slow pace. I spent a lot of time working on getting Java to heel. I usually let her walk in front of me as, honestly, I just get tired of yelling at her to heel and jerking…