Tag Archives: Daily Prompt

Happy Times and Old Wooden Sleds

When I see one of these, it evokes such happy childhood memories. We had a great hill for sled riding in our old neighborhood (back in the days when we actually used to get snow). Living in the south, snow … Continue reading

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Aimless

This post is in response to the WordPress daily prompt: Aimless Have you ever felt aimless? I have felt “aimless” since becoming an empty nester when my youngest went off to college almost 5 years ago.  Now he has graduated … Continue reading

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Resolved

Today’s daily wordpress prompt:  Have you ever made a New Year’s Resolution that you kept? I’m not much of a New Year’s Resolution maker, especially now that I’m older (and hopefully wiser).  I have made resolutions in the past–typical resolutions … Continue reading

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Pick Me Up

The daily prompt:  What is the one word or phrase that immediately cheers you up when you hear it?     When my father passed away 20 years ago, I did not deal with my grief very well.  Several months after … Continue reading

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Going Obsolete

Today’s daily prompt:  Of all the technologies that have gone extinct in your lifetime, which one do you miss the most? There’s a lot I miss from the “good ole days.”  But the first thing that came to mind after … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: I Believe

Today’s daily prompt:  For today’s prompt, tell us three things that you believe in your heart to be true. Tell us three things you believe in your heart to be false. Three things I believe in my heart to be … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Those Dishes Won’t Do Themselves (Unfortunately)

Today’s daily prompt:  What’s the household task you most dislike doing? Why do you think that is — is it the task itself, or something more? I’m not a great housekeeper (I inherited that trait from my mother I’m quite … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Out of Your Reach

Today’s daily prompt:  Was there a toy or thing you always wanted as a child, during the holidays or on your birthday, but never received? Tell us about it. When I was about five years old, I remember a trip … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: A Source of Anxiety

Today’s daily prompt:  Write about a noise — or even a silence — that won’t go away. (We’ll let you interpret this in different ways…) I really didn’t want to write about this even though I’ve been thinking about it … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Inside the Actor’s Studio

Today’s daily prompt:   On the interview show Inside the Actors’ Studio, host James Lipton asks each of his guests the same ten questions. What are your responses? What is your favorite word? I don’t really have a favorite word but I … Continue reading

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