The Passage of Time (Slice of Life)

I have just finished reading Centennial by James Michener. It is a wonderful book. The story is set in what is now Colorado. I have read many of Michener’s books and have enjoyed all of them. In this book as in many others by him he begins the story with events which occurred millions of… Continue reading The Passage of Time (Slice of Life)


RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #163 Shell&Coast

“Shells instead of sand, Make a beach in an island Away from our coast.” ( photo from the internet) ( St. Mary’s Island – Udupi, Karnataka – Karnataka Tourism St. Mary’s Island is located at a distance of 6 km from Udupi and 65 km north of Mangalore. St. Mary’s Island is a collection… Continue reading RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #163 Shell&Coast

The Daily Post Photo Challenge : Ooh Shiny

Like a dog that sees a squirrel and jerks the leash out of its owner’s hand to chase it, I just can’t help but get excited, and 100% sidetracked, by monarchs, swallowtails, frittilaries, hairstreaks. They’re like jewels of the air. They are vibrant, graceful, full of light. And they are goofy as well, wobbling and… Continue reading The Daily Post Photo Challenge : Ooh Shiny

The Daily Post Photo challenge : Elemental

For this week’s challenge, explore the classical elements of earth, air, water, and fire. How do you capture something invisible like air, or the movement of water? Or, more personally, is there a place you go to feel connected to the earth? Take a moment to explore these elements, in or out of balance, together… Continue reading The Daily Post Photo challenge : Elemental

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #161 Painted&Lady

“Lady with the lamp Painted by Ravi Varma And immortalized.” ( Photo from internet) 25 Best Raja Ravi Varma Paintings – 18th Century Indian …–raja-ravi-varma-18th-century… Raja Ravi Varma Paintings: Raja Ravi Varma was an Indian artist from Kerala.   RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #161 Painted&Lady