Is The Weather My Fault?

Can your thoughts and emotions change the weather?  I wrote this poem coming home on the bus 10 days ago so it was ready made for the Daily Prompt! Is The Weather My Fault? Why is it when I come home There’s a cloud above my house? The rest of the journey is sunny But this…

The Impossible Dream

I’ve only been blogging since last October and I don’t do the Daily Prompt every day but today I’m getting déjà vu. Seeing as I wanted to be a ballerina when I was a child, I thought I’d post one of my fractals that reminds me of a tutu. This fractal is the closest I’ll ever…

Happy Birthday Mum

Today is my Mum’s birthday.  I wrote a poem about her on the bus coming home from work but it was more about her death at the age of 50 than about her life so I decided it wasn’t really appropriate for her birthday. Unfortunately, there isn’t a lot I remember about her.  I was…

The UNkindness of Strangers

The Daily Prompt today is The Kindness of Strangers.  When was the last time a stranger did something particularly kind, generous or selfless for you?  Tell us what happened! I sat here for several minutes contemplating this but I can’t think of any time that a stranger has done something particularly kind, generous or selfless…

Eurovision Song Contest

I don’t normally bother watching the Eurovision Song Contest as the Europeans all have their favourites and neighbours whom they vote for and we’ve only got Ireland to vote for us.  I like our entry this year – it’s “Children of the Universe” by Molly Smitten-Downes.  We might actually get a few votes for a change.…