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⌗FMF, May 10th 2019, PRACTICE


It’s Friday again. Time flies ! Another post for Five Minute Friday. Write five minutes flat on a word prompt. I you would like to know more about this writing group and maybe join go here You don’t have to be a christian to write for this group. Some blogs are very christian oriented, others aren’t. […]

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⌗SundayBrunch


Hello there and Welcome to my blog Life in Poetry . The A to Z April Challenge has got me used to posting every day ! But I’ve slackened a tat. Every other day, Wednesday, Friday (FMF) and Sunday. Although tomorrow is the sign-up for Reflections on the A to Z Challenge, running till May […]

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⌗FMF, May 3rd 2019, OPPORTUNITY


it’s Friday again. Time for another post for the Five Minute Friday community. Write every Friday for  Five Minutes Flat on a word prompt. Today OPPORTUNITY If you would like to know more about this writing community go here and follow instructions to link up. For today’s link go here OPPORTUNITY Very early in life, I learnt […]

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⌗IWSG May 1st 2019, monthly post


Sorry to all my followers. One day late. It’s time for another group posting of the Insecure Writer’s Support Group!Time to release our fears to the world – or offer encouragement to those who are feeling neurotic. If you’d like to join us, click on the tab above and sign up. We post the first Wednesday […]

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⌗IWSG, April 3rd 2019


It’s the Insecure Writers Support Group day. Every first Wednesday of the month. Post your answer to the question of the month. Share with other insecure writers, comment on their posts, and spread the word. If you would like to join the IWSG, go here Every month, we announce a question that members can answer in their […]

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⌗AtoZ Challenge, April 2nd, B


Here is my contribution to the A to Z Challenge of April 2019. This is the first time I am participating in this challenge, so we’ll see if I have the stamina to complete the whole month ! I am also, very ambitiously, writing for the April NaNoWrite ! So the challenge is twofold !! […]

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A to Z Challenge, April 1st 2019


Good Morning April Fool. Here is my contribution to the A to Z Challenge of April 2019. This is the first time I am participating in this challenge, so we’ll see if I have the stamina to complete the whole month ! I am also, very ambitiously, writing for the April NaNoWrite ! So the […]

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FMF, March 29th, MEASURE


It’s Friday again. We are officially in Spring.  I am participating in the FMF, writing challenge. Write for five minutes flat every Friday and post your entry on your blog and on the Facebook group FMF. You don’t have to be on “fesses-bouc” as we chide in French, to participate. Just go to the Landing page […]

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FMF, March 22th. REWARD


FIVE MINUTE FRIDAY CHALLENGE It’s Friday again. We are officially in Spring.  I am participating in the FMF, writing challenge. Write for five minutes flat every Friday and post your entry on your blog and on the Facebook group FMF. You don’t have to be on “fesses-bouc” as we chide in French, to participate. Just […]

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#FiveMinuteFriday, March 8th, MORE


I am posting with the Five Minute Friday challenge. Write during five minutes flat, on every Friday, with or without using the word prompt given every Thursday evening. If you would like to participate, sign up herehttps://fiveminutefriday.com/linkup/ MORE “Please Mr Bumble, can I have some more…” Oliver asked in a small, quivering squeak. “MORE !” thundered […]

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#28 days, February 26th, PRUNE


The Cherry Tree We prune the cherry tree in November, the rose bush in December.Then, I trim the bush all year round: discarding sick leaves, faded flowers. I cut the dried stalks. The raspberries need extra care:I snip and clip. I clear the weeds so they don’t choke the delicate stems.The fig tree captures our attention every October, […]

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At the end of the Tunnel


My heart is a feather. My spirit soars withnew endeavours. Liberated from any trials, my children comfortably soothed into their futures. A second life for me, or a ninth. Free to pursue the bliss of each day. No longer encumbered by hefty obligations. My work is done. The foundations are sound. The edifice raised brick […]

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