The flower of the day is...a Sunflower!
To participate in Share Your World, Click here. Below are my answers to this week's questions. Why did you start blogging? I started blogging because I was trying to build a reputation and business as a freelance writer and editor. It worked. A piece of clothing you still remember? In the mid-60s, when I was [...]
Man, look at that hot little chickie— there, on that branch. She be rockin’ her feathers! I’d invite her in, but my cage is a mess. She probably wouldn’t go for a chirp like me… but I gotta try: “Tweet, Tweet!” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z-OteAgvINc
It was summertime in New Orleans, and the night was opaque with a steamy-stench that lingered in the nostrils. They were two strangers waiting for the Carrollton Avenue bus, gray beads of sweat crawling like ants over their scalps, trickling down their backs. The woman put a Tareyton between her lips [...]
This week's prompt is Heiress *** It was the same deal every morning Liza opened the FuBar Lounge: a whiff of stale beer and the sticky-sweet aroma of bourbon hanging limbo-like in the air took her back thirty-some years. Dad: Lay sprawled between our new, and already-stained pillow furniture and the baby-poop-colored shag carpeting. Mom: spilled face down on the waterbed—riding [...]