Tag: curiosity

Little Me

Curiosity DID NOT Kill the Cat

You know what DID kill the cat? Fear. Fear encrusted the cat like a toxic blanket. Because of this, the cat, stuck high up in a tree, could not come down. He was paralyzed and not curious enough to see what would happen if…

More Than a Relic

While on vacation in Crested Butte, Colorado, I saw this old washing machine sitting in a front yard of a beautiful old house. Why did I take a photo? Not only was I mesmerized by its beauty, I pictured the gone-by years when it actually…

Critter Clocks

He sat and pondered on his couch engrossed by such a  day the clock forgot to set itself and the shadows ran astray   He’d sat enthralled much earlier inside a chicken coop grew feathers on his arms and legs and hollered out a…

Is this racist?

Upon reading the daily prompt, Zip, the first thing that came to mind was the song, “Zip-a-dee-doo-dah … what a wonderful day.” It’s from Walt Disney’s movie, Song of the South. Released in 1946, this live-action animated musical takes place shortly after the end of the…

What numbskull wrote this?

While sitting for my 14 month old granddaughter, I thought once again about the lyrics of this creepy song: Rock a bye baby, in a treetop, when the wind blows, the cradle will rock, when the bough breaks, the cradle will fall, and down will come…

When we forget the “magic” in our world

We must count on children to remind us.  

Why am I sad?

Because I fed her and the rest of her eager mates in water world every morning? Because I was excited when Alex the Fish Man said yesterday she was bloated and may be ready to have babies? Alex the Fish Man is on speed…

RAW Journal Kernels – Fertile

Don’t we all feel this way sometimes?