Wednesday Worries

Maybe they’re not so much worries as ruminations, but Wednesday Worries rolls off the tongue a little better. Must be the alliteration. I’ve been sitting on my couch for about an hour now, not really doing anything productive, when there are at least a few things I could be doing. I have a crochet blanket…

The Sunday Post: Balancing Tricks

It had only been a day or two since I had written about balance, so when I pulled this week’s bloom I’m not sure if I should have been surprised when I read it or accepted that it was simply a sign that I was on the right track. Today I’m writing about balance again,…

Music Fridays: Better Days

I almost forgot it’s Music Friday! I first heard this song a week or two ago on one of my suggested Apple Music playlists that I listen to while working or cooking. Then I heard it again on the inauguration special the other night and I decided it would be my music selection for this…

It was a Glorious Day

I watched today’s inauguration ceremonies while I worked, taking glances at my personal computer to my left while I carried on with my regular tasks. I was watching partly out of curiousity, and partly out of a sense of obligation, and also partly just because I was so relieved this day had finally arrived. I…

Balance

In between Yoga and Zumba today I looked down at my feet and the parallel lines running down the length of my living room floor reminded me of a balance beam. I wondered how I would fare if I had to walk on a real balance beam, several feet off the ground. Not very well,…

Dancing with Myself

I rolled up my mat But I wasn’t quite done With striking a pose So I was dancing with myself No one was watching Save my reflection on the glass Turns out maybe I really was Dancing with myself Not sure what the song was Something about lighting up the world And flipping her hair…

Weekend Coffee Share: In the Kitchen

I haven’t used this particular writing prompt recently, but, if we were having coffee together this morning, it would probably be a virtual coffee date. Everything else is virtual these days, right? I don’t remember the last time I sat together with someone to enjoy a cup of coffee and conversation. I guess maybe it…