Haiku, Poetry

Ouch! #Haiku Challenge 143 @RonovanWrites

RonovanWrites Haiku Challenge 143 with prompt words - Chagrin, Joy Twinge of guilt, chagrin Released bird soars and splat, yet Cheery in song, joy. ~ FlorenceT Image: Gary, the Cockatiel.   © 2017 FlorenceT Copyright reserved. The author asserts her moral and legal rights over this work.  

Music, Reflection

A bit of (dark) positivity…?

A positive post as part of #BeWOW @RonovanWrites - love the idea, what inspiration! When I heard this song, I thought, hey why not?!  So here's a fun tune to share... and a message as well.     A bit of the lyrics, specifically the Chorus: My problem, I never was a model, I never… Continue reading A bit of (dark) positivity…?

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Humour, Photography, Quotes, Women

A perspective – there is no normal

On a door in a house... Close up of some of the quotes: So, what's your initial reaction to the quotes? Stop and then, what do you think of the messages? What impression does the person who stuck these on the wall leave with you? Wishing you good fun and joy, - FlorenceT   ©… Continue reading A perspective – there is no normal


A belated Christmas gift

What better way to start the year than with a huge chuckle! Imagine this: January 4 … a belated Christmas gift … from a  family member ... a gift that keeps giving … produced as a fund raiser for the Children’s Burns Unit, Children’s Hospital Foundation … a 22nd year collaboration with NSW Firefighters ...… Continue reading A belated Christmas gift


It’s just humour, right?!

Be Impeccable With Your Word. Speak with integrity. …Use the power of your word in the direction of truth and love. Miguel Angel RuizDoes saying something in the name of humour excuse one from the harm those words may inflict?This is my apology to a person whom I care very much for my insensitivity. No,… Continue reading It’s just humour, right?!


Setting the record straight

Given that Ronovan’s post, "10 Things Men Think Women Think They MUST Know About Men” arose from a challenge of mine, I thought it best to briefly set the record straight. So for a bit of fun (and perhaps some ‘truths’?), and substantially speaking for self (so grrlfriends, please pardon the appearance of my speaking… Continue reading Setting the record straight