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midsummer night dreaming

i sit and sip the sunshine away
till the sky turns a vermillion shy
no longer part of my own tale.
my dreams, shadows of yesterdays… 15 more words

Outrageous Happiness #10: Traffic Magic

Sitting out in the sunshine this past weekend, with a book, a cup of tea, taking in the joy of late-September’s gloriousness, looking up at the first real sparks of color in the changing leaves against a clear cobalt sky, I think to myself: I sure am glad I’m not sitting in traffic right now. 627 more words


last summer swim under the Duarte blue skies

2,000 yds, 40:53 moving time

Another beautiful lunch time swim at the Duarte pool. I had my own lane it was great. Alas, today is the last day of September and the last day for this seasonal pool to be open. 60 more words


99 Word Flash Fiction Challenge {17}

One today is worth two tomorrows; never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today. – Benjamin Franklin

Wise words, but ones that are sometimes hard to follow. 291 more words


Tilting at windmills

What does the expression ‘blue skies’ conjure up for you? For me, it triggers two thoughts.

First it is redolent of bollock-speak, the business language of today. 746 more words


Take every risk, drop every fear~

For my 30th birthday I received a wonderful gift for a tandem skydive experience and couldn’t wait to use it! On Labor Day I took the plunge, a real belly flop type of plunge descending 11,500 feet!   426 more words