Tag Archives: Family

11-’15 Day 29 It Started in a Tower part 01

Here is a piece I’ve thought about writing for a little while and just started. It is still in progress obviously.   Raquel Oraday stood staring at the star studded sky above her. The cool night air caressed her cheeks … Continue reading

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11-’15  Day 28 Missed and Cookies 

So I missed a day. But so close to the end. But I have a good reason. We had my two nieces, 2.75 and 6.5 years old, for a couple days and I had to compile our church newsletter. The … Continue reading

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11-’15 Day 23- Stargazing (unfinished)

Once again the daytime slipped away from me and I’m not ready for what I planned to post. Here is an unfinished piece I wrote earlier this year. It’s about a little girl and her father going stargazing on top … Continue reading

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11-’15 Day 21 Lights in the Barn

A little girl runs across an open yard of green grass into the shade of an aging barn. The day is hot and she enjoys the cool damp smell of old cement and wood as she enters the big open … Continue reading

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11-’15 Day 20 Chicken on the Road

City folk think I’m a farm girl. Farm folk think I’m a city girl. -Me

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11-’15 Day 18- The Real Treasure

So this is a long one. A fairly long one. I don’t know if that’s good or bad.  It also didn’t go or do quite what I expected. I think that’s ok though. Maybe. I could have stopped at about … Continue reading

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11-’15 Day 17 

Photo as found on pinterest I found this picture on Pinterest one day a long time ago and it sparked this little dialogue between a young woman and her father who she never knew.  Why? Why did you make me … Continue reading

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11-’15 Day 13- The Hamper 

To tell you this story I have to start before the beginning. My grandparents bought a farm house when they got married. They remodeled it and lived there till a few years before their deaths. Now my parents live there. … Continue reading

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11-’15 Day 10 Our Christmas List 

Well the day slipped away from me yesterday and what I planned to post isn’t finished. So here’s a little post about a resent diversion.  I have started looking at things to put on my Christmas list. It may seem … Continue reading

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11-’15 Day 3- Sally “Ruby” Schroeder

So this is an idea that stemmed from a prompt I found on a random site. It was to describe a person (per your imagination) by only their name. I plan on bringing you a new “person” weekly this November. 

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