The Enchanting Violinist – 3

Hiring the Violinist who sells Weaves in Kinoo. Phillip clutched his keys, his gaze taking in the quaint town Nyambura had chosen to settle in.  Kinoo was small, out of the city, but still close enough to major hospitals and the hustle and flow.  Having a major highway close was a plus.  Nyambura’s shop wasContinue reading “The Enchanting Violinist – 3”

Longing to Heal the Earth – Day 13

Longing to Heal the Earth  People don’t realize the earth is…alive, her grandmother would say. Before…when her grandmother was young, the world was lush green.  Thick trees grew tall, so tall, one couldn’t see the highest branch.  Green grass in fields, vast and wide, as far as the eye could see.  Her grandmother would run down theContinue reading “Longing to Heal the Earth – Day 13”

The Hyena’s Marriage – Day 12

Prompt: Three children are sitting on a log near a stream. One of them looks up at the sky and says… The Hyena’s Marriage Three children sit on a log near a stream eating sweet ripe mangoes from their grandmother’s garden.  Mango juice runs down their chins, none of them stopping to wipe it away, toContinue reading “The Hyena’s Marriage – Day 12”

Koya’s Choice – 18 – Day 10

18 – A Letter You were in my heart, but now I see how very wrong you are for me.  Since you’ve decided to leave, go and forget me as I will forget you.  That’s what is best for us, Charlie.  Your world and mine can never meet.  You’re a spoiled brat who only doesContinue reading “Koya’s Choice – 18 – Day 10”

Koya’s Choice – 17 – Day 9

17 – Surprises come in the form of a well-worn note Back at her office, Koya stopped in the reception area when Linda met her at the door. “Another package, Miss Kalahari.” Linda pointed to a large box in the corner. Koya stared at the large box. “What is it now?” “The box was deliveredContinue reading “Koya’s Choice – 17 – Day 9”

Koya’s Choice – 16 – Day 8

16 – Best Friends say it like it is. Early the next morning, Koya stared at the back flat tire on her Mazda a sigh escaping.  Of course, her day would start like this.  It was six in the morning, the road quiet, with no one to ask for help this early in the morning. Continue reading “Koya’s Choice – 16 – Day 8”

Day 6 – Laughing until my stomach hurts

Funny ha-ha Do you consider yourself funny? What role does humor play in your life? Who’s the funniest person you know? 6- Laughing  until my stomach hurts When was the last time you laughed until you felt you’ll pee your pants? Think about it.  Really stop and remember that moment, and why you laughed untilContinue reading “Day 6 – Laughing until my stomach hurts”

Day 5 : I Can’t Believe I Said that!

5 – Moments that leave you like “I can’t believe I said that!” There are times when conversations replay in the head days later and embarrassment hits like a ton of bricks.  Of course, if you have never had these moments, then you are super confident.  Plenty of these flashbacks happen when you least expectContinue reading “Day 5 : I Can’t Believe I Said that!”

Day 4 – Nostalgic Adventures

Leave a Post-it note in a secret place. One sentence only. What do you say? How does the placement affect the message? Day 4 – Nostalgic Adventures When I was young, my family would visit my maternal grandmother every holiday.  My siblings and I would spend one whole week running down luscious green hills, gettingContinue reading “Day 4 – Nostalgic Adventures”

Day 2 – Words: Conversation: Inspiration

2 – Words: Conversation: Inspiration My sister woke me at the crack of dawn today.  I don’t do well with mornings without coffee.  This determined fire cracker got me out of bed, dressed, and out the door…all these without a cup of coffee.  I give her props for the feat.  I’m incredibly unsociable without coffee.  TheContinue reading “Day 2 – Words: Conversation: Inspiration”