Ivanka Steal Your Designs

Once a Princess with a pea brain Sold shoes cashing in on her name Someone filed a lawsuit Claimed her shoes and her boots Copied his — well they do look the same.                                 ~ Her attorneys argued on behalf … Continue reading Ivanka Steal Your Designs

On Feng Shui

"One thing only I know, and that is that I know nothing."~ Socrates Feng Shui (or Wind and Water) is the practice of arranging your environment so that energy or “chi” flows gently and ...Today it occurred to me that my Feng Shui books were interfering with the flow of my chi, so I donated … Continue reading On Feng Shui

Transformational Art

Two walls of windows, through which the view starts with a country road. Across the road is small lake lined with cottages on the far end. Today, the vision projected is a winter scene, a blanket of white. Evergreen, pine and spruce trees with bending branches that strain under the weight of wet heavy snow. … Continue reading Transformational Art


*fiction I imagine myself leaving this place, and being met out front by a crowd controlling water cannon filled with antibacterial gel that will violently hose off the cooties that have climbed aboard as I lay in the sunken mattress, wide awake, waiting for morning to set me free. I hate hotels... even the nicer … Continue reading Hotels

3 AM

The soulless abandoned streets coincide with my existence. To torment me,  it seems, a couple sits  where I can not avoid bearing witness their date. My solitude  is intensified by their presence. They drink to prolong their evening, as I drink to forget mine. --------------------------------------------- THE DAILY POST WRITING CHALLENGE Find a Muse in the … Continue reading 3 AM

Don’t Cross This Line

When you live with teenagers, and you work a lot, you have to let some things go. I have gotten to the point in my life where I accept the disheveled desktop; I accept the bottomless laundry basket; I accept the kitchen's relative squalor. Accepting doesn't mean that I've given up the fight. I still … Continue reading Don’t Cross This Line