Home #Haiku 203

This haiku is a contribution to Ronovan's Haiku Challenge #203. This week's prompt words are home and free. If you are interested in participating, go to RonovanWrites and check out his weekly challenge published every Monday - it comes with "how-to" if you are new to writing haiku. Challenge yourself! 🙂   To the bosom you'll return, home … Continue reading Home #Haiku 203

Contemplating cooking…

I have been doing quite a bit of cooking lately. Not much of a revelation unless you know me well. You will know my self-value is not tied to how well I keep house involving cleaning or cooking – I was brought up to place significance and priority on my intellect and academics. Perhaps I … Continue reading Contemplating cooking…

A tree from Australia…

Here's my Christmas tree... all the way from Down Under to be part of Colleen at Silver Threading's Christmas Trees Around the World. First, here's the story: It began with a colour theme, lovingly selected by my little star. "Red, white and silver", she said. And so we did, retrieving the boxes from storage and … Continue reading A tree from Australia…

Day 10 Happy Occasion & 火锅

You know, the meal reminds me of family, the good and the bad, and connection. I’m a bit of an introvert, you know that, so these family gatherings were a pain in the butt… especially as a child and was expected to be seen but not heard. The expectation to behave, hah! But the shared … Continue reading Day 10 Happy Occasion & 火锅