Monthly Archives: May 2017

Daily prompt: Good for a laugh – for the time being

DAILY PROMPT Bitter Don’t get the idea I’m bitter about this, or bursting with righteous indignation. More inclined to see it as good for a laugh, although you might have to take that on faith since outsiders seem to think … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Simple is good

DAILY PROMPT Lifestyle I live a life of wilful sloth and glorious self-indulgence. Whether that qualifies as a lifestyle I have no idea and don’t really care, having been too caught up in doing what needed to be done to … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: None

DAILY PROMPT None You’d like me to weave a web of wonderfully wise words, taut with tension…singing with excitement…or even sweet with softness of spring. Wouldn’t you. But it’s autumn, and none are forthcoming. https://dailypost.wordpress.com/prompts/none/

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Daily prompt: Me and Darwin ll

DAILY PROMPT Control Despite the fact that he lives in my house and is only about 1 ½ inches long, Darwin ll is completely beyond my control. He lives behind my wall clock and shimmies out from time to time … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Musing about life and death

DAILY PROMPT Apprentice I’ll be 74 next month. Which is fine by me. I can pretty much guarantee that I’ll barely feel a day over…ooh…73? 90? 60? Depending on the circumstances at the time. But there’s no denying it’s a … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: No deep excavations, thanks

DAILY PROMPT Yarn I like a good yarn. I like a good yarn more than I like a piece of ‘good’ modern literature, on the whole, given that ‘good’ literature these days often seems dedicated to the deep excavation of … Continue reading

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