Solitude: A Serene View

I am an introvert, so solitude is something that I enjoy when the opportunity arises. I often look out the back window of our house to watch the sun set. These moments are wonderful!!!     Grasp a single moment of solitude, Frozen in time, ever serene. An image of …

Faded

Blue jeans, made soft wash after wash, worn in with love.   Leaves, once orange, yellow and red, have now faded to brown.   Paint cracked and peeling, years of sun have leached the color from its surface.   Winter’s chill fades the earth’s landscape from vivid hues to somber …

Writing Wednesdays: The Oak Tree

The tall oak tree has stood for many winters. It has lived through droughts and floods, through lightning strikes, and blizzards. Each year growing just a little bit bigger, a little bit taller. The roots stretch down into the dirt, anchoring it to the earth. As the spring sun warms the …

Writing Wednesdays: Viking Ship

The wooden vessel glides over the waves, powered by strong men, silently dipping long oars into the sea. The moon shifts from behind a cloud, suddenly lighting up the glistening dragon’s head carved ornately at the bow of the viking ship. The ocean’s currents carry them far from home, to …