the Queen of Soul (troiku) Daily moments August 15/18

vinyl whirling echoes of Aretha comin home vinyl whirling Motown of the sixties melting the heart echoes of Aretha like honey to bees sweetening the soul coming home under her spell, links to my youth © Touronesol ‘18/08/16   “I Say A Little Prayer” The moment I wake up Before I put on my makeup … More the Queen of Soul (troiku) Daily moments August 15/18

Isle Lasonde  (Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers)

    The Ferry blared its horn.  Jillian sighed as the children were getting restless already! “Give me that!” squealed Leslie. “Try and get it, whiner!” Sidney raised the stuffed teddy out the car window with a smirk on his adolescent face. “MOMMY!!!!! Jillian turned her head and gave Sidney, “The LOOK”. He shrugged and threw the … More Isle Lasonde  (Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers)

Daily Moments  August 12 2019  Melancholy soulmate Troibun

The sun poked through the drapes of her bedroom but she refused to accept daylight, turning over and allowing the darkness of her duvet to shield her from the living. She had started a paranormal romance the day before and her dreams were mixed with romance and family stories. It was very confusing as her … More Daily Moments  August 12 2019  Melancholy soulmate Troibun

Bodily functions (SoCS)

A chat about bodily functions is our prompt today at Linda Hill’s SoCS, which brought to mind a funny story.  When my daughter was pregnant in 2004, I was starting menopause.  We would go shopping together and suddenly she would let out gas and then move aisle very quickly whispering to me why. We would giggle because I … More Bodily functions (SoCS)

Daily Moments – August 6/18 sleepless summer nights (troiku) 

Mid-summer night Only weeping willows sleep lulled by cicadas   Mid-summer night On stars feel a breeze Little Prince smiles   Only weeping willows sleep Still, like their tenants Mother’s resting ground   Lulled by cicadas Nature’s lullaby Hoot of an owl   (c) Tournesol ’18/09/06 Daily Moments – August 6/18 sleepless summer nights (troiku)