Friday, December 6, 2013

Treasure Trove Thursday of a Fun Friday!! A Collage of Memes ..

Found a new meme today - Orange You Glad It's Friday! over at Life's sweets and spices.
For OYGIF, I love this color - the trees outside our home blaze for a couple of weeks in early winter before the winds take a toll on them. I am glad I caught them in their fiery best a few days ago. My little ones favorite pastime in our front yard - climbing this tree - I love that these simple pleasures of childhood are part of what they enjoy (apart from the hi-tech pleasures of today)!

For Alphabe Thursday's letter C, it is that time of the year again - well, yes, of course, Christmas is here, the season of cheer, and for me, hot chocolate too. But this year, and specifically, this week, is a cold-front here in the Bay Area - where we love the weather!
Also, I have a Holiday Collage below for my little ones and the collages go towards other memes too..

For dVerse and this week, since dVerse has decided to go the route of fifty-five shades of verse, for G-Man's Friday Flash 55 too, and for WeWritePoems where I found a delightful prompt today(a Holiday Collage - of verse)..

My Little Girl
Her eyes – that sparkle
With mischief, joy, thrill
Her caress – it soothes
All aches like magic.

Her laugh – a full hahaha
 wraps us all around
In its infectiousness
Happiness knows no bounds.

                sparkles everywhere
                a wonderland, a magical fair
                my little princess knight
                her laughter fills the air

you are my elixir of sweetness..

My Little Boy

Patient, calm, kind
Soft-spoken comes to mind
Wise soul within a child
Teacher to sis, grandmom alike.
Peacemaker you’re;
Love to be a rock-star!

In the woods - friends that fly,
On the roads - cars zoom by,
Uber-happy, you point to them,
Right with every name.

You are my tower of peace, my calm.

For  Book Beginnings: and The Friday 56:
 from 'The Humor Code' (eARC) by Peter McGraw
Book Beginnings
'We walk into the Squire Lounge just as the Denver watering hole is gearing up for its weekly open-mike comedy night. Looking around, Pete grins. "This is fantastic!"he yells over the ruckus, sounding like a field biologist who's just discovered a strange new animal species.'

Pg 56 -
'Start with attention-grabbing jokes, then put kidding aside and make your point.'


  1. nice...pretty cool how you see your children...
    mine keep me young as well...
    i like him as the peacemaker as well...we need more of them

  2. I really love your poetry. I have a son and daughter also so I can relate.

    Happy weekend!

  3. laughter is a joy isn't it - and so contagious, the most communicable of afflictions - and in children the most lovely

  4. Lovely tribute to your children.. How different they can be. And such a source of joy.. They are like little paintings

  5. Interesting 56: I haven't been to a comedy club in years.

    Thanks for reminding me of all the ways to make verse and the links.

  6. Your children are precious ~ Thanks for sharing their gifts to you ~

  7. These poems are priceless. I think your children will also enjoy reading them someday!

  8. I love these gentle, affectionate poems!

  9. Lady....
    You sure can write with feeling!
    Loved your sweet little verse 55
    Thanks for playing and sharing, and have a Kick Ass Week-End

  10. Twin medallions of commemoration for such a wonderful time in their lives. Compact and perfect verses.

  11. Lovely poetic kisses to your children. Be sure and share them with them later in life. Thank you for participating in the prompt.

  12. I love how you wrote a complimentary poem for seems like the two go together.


  13. I have 6 children… 4 girls, 2 boys . This made me smile. :)

  14. Climbing trees and seeing the colorful changing of the leaves are some fond memories from my childhood...

    Charming post for the letter "C"!

    Thanks for linking.



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