Cibelle wandered, barefooted among the bushes. Around her, the inviting fruit were making the fragile branches bend, but for some reason she was torn at the idea of harvesting the precious loot. The winter had been harsh, and she wanted to believe that the early offering was a reward. She brushed the…… Continue reading Early harvest…
This afternoon, Chéri got his first shot of the Pfizer vaccine. I was supposed to be able to book my first appointment starting tomorrow morning, but just as we were about to have dinner, Chéri (who is constantly on Twitter) told me that the government had already opened some spots for my age range. So…… Continue reading It’s a date!
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The word of the day today is BARMECIDE. Bar·me·cide /ˈbärməˌsīd/ RARE adjective 1. illusory or imaginary and therefore disappointing. noun 2. a person who offers benefits that are illusory or disappointing. Please feel free to use the word in a story, poem, or other writing exercises of your own choosing. Please create a ping-back to […]BARMECIDE…… Continue reading Barmecide – Word of the Day Challenge