Prompt

Crush and be Crushed

I was asked to give you a quick lesson on the Sylvilagus floridanus. Topics were to cover its medium height ears, the fluff of gray and/or brown, and its appropriate tail color of white. Yes, this was going to be a quick narrative of the Eastern Cottontail rabbit, specifically, those living amid Read more…

By ryan, ago
Prompt

Noise

e said it started with a dull buzzing and light ring in his left ear. Then moved to his right. That was, um, about four or five days ago. He went and saw Doctor Brine on the second floor yesterday and last night Brine admitted him here,” the man with Read more…

By ryan, ago
Prompt

Sunny, defined in three words

“bright with sunlight.” Those three words are the definition of sunny a single word that, depending on when and where you are, can change in meaning. I remember my first summer in Kodiak, AK and noticing how sunny it was at the height of Summer Solstice… it was still “sunny” Read more…

By ryan, ago
Prompt

Just plain knackered

Today’s word prompt almost seems as if it were selected for me: knackered. I’m sorry, what’s that? You may have thought. I’ll admit, as much as I pride myself on my personal lexicon, I didn’t know what knackered was. So, first things first; knackered simply mean “tired or wore out.” For Read more…

By ryan, ago
Prompt

Unravel at night

When the day begins to come to an end in this house the word unravel doesn’t even begin to describe the chaos that can occur. Not that it happens every evening, but when it does it’s very evident. That is all. Today’s prompt is done. p.s. I also learned that unravel is Read more…

By ryan, ago
Prompt

Life. Also known as an Outlier.

During the morning ritual of trying to figure out the best way to write a great post covering the daily post prompt, I came to the conclusion that citing the specific word “outlier” as a specific thing would be an injustice to all of our lives. “How so?” you may Read more…

By ryan, ago
Family

The pause before reboot

’tis the time to take stock of life. It’s not new here really, in fact, I’d chalk it up to a daily routine. When there’s time enough to pause the day’s events and try to reflect on what happened. Better yet, take those happenings of past and mold the future Read more…

By ryan, ago