Looking Forward – A Tanka

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone. Cold winds are racing across the foothills on this fine Colorado day. The sky is a pale blue, and a white haze of clouds has crept over the mountains. Ron is working in the kitchen preparing a fabulous meal to commemorate the day. The holidays are hard… Continue reading

The End of Summer – A Tanka

Autumn winds entreat – slivers of silvery moon burnished in the slough, fairy nymphs crying raindrops mourning the end of summer. Colleen Chesebro Happy Friday!   Continue reading

Brisk Autumn Mornings – A Tanka

Brisk autumn mornings – fog and dew lay summer bare, while blue sky kisses paint lacy frost on spent blooms commencing my day anew. by Colleen Chesebro Continue reading

Writers Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge – Waiting Game

Mel’s visuals of autumn are spectacular… AND, take a sneak peek at a new character she is sharing – A goddess of Autumn! Had to share! <3 Continue reading

#WQWWC – Writers Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge – “Autumn”

Hey, EVERYBODY! It’s that time again! Time to join in the “Writers Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge,” co-sponsored with Ronovan Hester of Ronovan Writes, right here on silverthreading.com and myself, Silver Threading! Please use #WQWWC on your post so when we share to Twitter we can retweet you and spread the inspiration. Welcome!  This… Continue reading

The Weather Witch

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I have been told that I am a weather witch, a purveyor of the elements. Strange weather events take place where ever we live. Somehow I maneuver the climate. Like the blizzard that blew into Colorado Springs last evening through this morning… The winds blew hard, battering the north side… Continue reading

Go Ahead – Fall into autumn #BeWoW

It’s my favorite time of year – autumn! Today marks the first real day of fall here in the United States and I am celebrating my favorite time of the year by sharing a quote for Ronovan Writes, #BeWow and my own #Writer’s Quote Wednesday. Ron and I have been linking… Continue reading

Autumn’s Last Gasp

Autumn breathes the last gasps of the season, as leaves of brown and gold drift from the treetops – a blanket of decaying warmth. Grey skies steal the color from the day, mourning the end of another time of year. The darkness envelopes and caresses lulling the earth to sleep,… Continue reading

Ronovan’s Writes Weekly Haiku Challenge-Stress & Hold

I would like to thank Ronovan for sponsoring this weekly event that challenges us to embrace the beauty found in the patterns of words.  This is one of my favorite challenges and I have grown in my writing because of it.  Thank you Ronovan! Here is my Haiku for this week:… Continue reading

Autumn Sea and Sky

The autumn sea and sky meet at blue-grey swells, blending one into the other; while the days and months of the year slowly slip asunder. Gentle waves lap at the beach washing clean the white sands of time; as shore birds chase and play in the ripples of the tide…. Continue reading