Life in progress


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One-Liner Wednesday – Noooooo!

I lost Wordle yesterday after a 145-day streak. Who else plays this stupidly frustrating game? Photo: Screenshot of my Wordle stats: 180 games played, 99% won, current streak 0 games, maximum streak 145 games. If you would like to participate … Continue reading


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One-Liner Wednesday – No justice

I took a picture of the dead red and yellow roses that are still sitting on my kitchen table from Alex’s graduation. The sun was shining through the red “stained glass” (it’s coloured transparent plastic) window and the effect was … Continue reading


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One-Liner Wednesday – Ah, the oldies

I found this quote in my Facebook memories from eleven—count ’em, eleven!—years ago. An unemployed court jester is nobody’s fool. Heehee! If you would like to participate in this prompt, feel free to use the “One-Liner Wednesday” title in your … Continue reading


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One-Liner Wednesday – True Story

That moment when you buy an electric toothbrush and the cashier says, “The box might have a sticker on it so if the alarm beeps when you go out, don’t worry about it,” so you walk out of the store … Continue reading


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One-Liner Wednesday – Now that school is done…

…the days will begin to meld once more into one. Photo: Alex in his cap and gown on the front steps of his school. In his hands are his high school graduation certificate and two long-stemmed red roses. And I … Continue reading


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One-Liner Wednesday – I’ve got the power

Apparently all the electricity in the world isn’t enough to power the brain inside my head enough to remember to schedule a post. Photo: A fountain illuminated by the background of the setting sun. The drops of water resemble pearls. … Continue reading


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One-Liner Wednesday – One of those days

I got up this morning to start Alex’s tube feed a little late—5:15—and thought if I poured the formula in with one hand, I could save some time and turn on the machine with my free hand … only to … Continue reading


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One-Liner Wednesday – Life Renews

I can’t help taking pictures of the apple blossoms in spring. Photo: Delicate white and pink apple blossoms against the backdrop of an old Victorian home. If you would like to participate in this prompt, feel free to use the … Continue reading