The Riptide – Flash Fiction

Devin loved swimming. A powerful attraction drew her to the ocean which she couldn’t resist. The sea had become her companion and like a jealous lover demanded all her time. The riptide struck and sucked her into the depths. The waves rolling above pulled one way, while the rip current below, pulled her in the […]

Read More

Writing 201-Poetry: Haiku

Sea foam waves ebbing – life’s sandy slate wiped sparkling, high tide changes all. This has been my haiku submission for the Daily Post’s poetry prompt of “water” for our first poetry class. Thanks for stopping by to see what I have been up to.  Find out more about the first poetry class sponsored by […]

Read More

Word Snap Weekly–“Impermanence”

It’s Sunday, and Amanda, from Unique Art Chic, has created a fabulous new challenge called, “Word Snap Weekly.” Amanda says,  (Click the badge to see her post) “WORD SNAP WEEKLY” Instructions: “A unique weekly challenge designed to inspire creativity from photographers, visual artists and creative writers. There are no formal themes or set prompts, you […]

Read More

Pixel Prose Challenge–Sea Foam Waves

Amanda, from Unique Art Chic hosts this fabulous challenge every week.  Join in if you like.  I love the creativity in this challenge.  Pick your image, find the words from inside your heart and write the beauty that pours out from you! This week I am sharing a photo of the beach here in Pensacola.  […]

Read More

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. November winds blow lightly, fickle […]

Read More

Weekend Warm-up!

Tomorrow is Friday!  End of the Week Bliss! Today’s Thirsty Thursday virtual drink of the week is the Chi-Chi, a favorite at the local beachfront bars and pubs around here. I know you can imagine sitting on the beach sipping this yummy drink while you watch the turquoise waves caressing your toes!  So, I am […]

Read More