Brief Review of “A Quiet Passion” (Emily Dickinson Movie)

Hello Readers, I should be finishing the Bleak House book (because the #DickensChallenge ends June 9th – more info here and here) and I should be writing a short story for the Thursday Doors May Challenge (here) – but last week, I became pleasantly sidetracked with Emily Dickinson poetry. And then – yes! – I  finally … More Brief Review of “A Quiet Passion” (Emily Dickinson Movie)

Monday Morning Blooms: Weeds & Zach Bush on Glyphosate (23May2022)

Happy Monday everyone. Today’s post is all about WEEDS  I know weeds have value, but some weeds will take over and ruin the garden or lawn.  Recently – Judy@NewEnglandGarden and Thread shared how pervasive weeds can be: “What have I learned these past couple of weeks that I can pass along? If you pay for … More Monday Morning Blooms: Weeds & Zach Bush on Glyphosate (23May2022)

Cool Dude Photo (Elon Musk, Stop Censorship, & Priorhouse Street Shots) 17May2022

Hello Readers I was over at LoisJay’s blog (here) and she shared this fun photo of her little “cool dude”-  It reminded some of us (her post readers) of Elon Musk (and we had fun with the Musk trail).  __ A quick Priorhouse shoutout to thank Elon Musk for what he is trying to do … More Cool Dude Photo (Elon Musk, Stop Censorship, & Priorhouse Street Shots) 17May2022

Monday Morning Blooms: Mini Fresh Flower Bouquet & Real vs Fake Quotes (May2022)

Happy Monday. Here are some flowers and quotes to start the week. Whenever I see fresh flowers at a business, I think the organization is making a statement. Or they just have a budget for flowers…. (smile) There is a time for artificial flowers (indeed) but there is something special about seeing real flowers – the energy … More Monday Morning Blooms: Mini Fresh Flower Bouquet & Real vs Fake Quotes (May2022)

Author Mabel Kwong- PRIORHOUSE INTERVIEW (MAY 2022)

Hello readers, today I am sharing the PRIORHOUSE May 2022 Interview featuring author Mabel Kwong.  Priorhouse: Mabel, it is so nice to have you join us for an interview.   Mabel: Thank you so much for inviting me, Yvette, to be a part of your interviews. It’s a pleasure to be here. Priorhouse: For those that … More Author Mabel Kwong- PRIORHOUSE INTERVIEW (MAY 2022)

Doors & Art (05MAY22)

Hello readers, this week’s doors have a little art connection. First, art near the door… Next, Art on the door Lastly, do you think this is art? Stickers all over the doors? ….Some would say so, but I dunno.  *** NOTES The Thursday Doors’ Writing Challenge link is here.  Select a door and then write a short … More Doors & Art (05MAY22)

Fire Hydrants & Quotes Take Two (3May2022)

Happy Tuesday. I have another take on fire hydrant photos w/ quotes. (yesterday’s hydrant/quotes post is here) ONE: I like the night life, baby….     *** TWO: City life….   *** THREE: Forest bathing in Virginia …. (reminds me of Janet)  *** FOUR: Delightfully Different….     ***   Closing Notes  The May 2022 Priorhouse Interview has Mabel … More Fire Hydrants & Quotes Take Two (3May2022)

Hydrants & Quotes: The price of anything is the amount of LIFE you exchange for it…

Happy Monday. Here are some fire hydrant photos (or fire plugs as Dan would say) paired with some quotes.  ONE: Tangled “Oh what a tangled web we weave. When first we practice to deceive.” ~ Sir Walter Scott *** TWO: ? “As people’s opportunities to succumb to confirmation bias increases – only seeking out information that … More Hydrants & Quotes: The price of anything is the amount of LIFE you exchange for it…

“You Can’t Afford the Luxury of a Negative Thought” (& You’re the One by Greta van Fleet)

Hello readers, Today I am joining Mischenko @ReadRantRock&Roll with  Shabby Sunday Vintage Book shares. The first book is “You Can’t Afford the Luxury of a Negative Thought” (1988, 1995) by Peter McWilliams. If you like quotes, this book is for you.  Almost every page has a quote that relates to the theme or topic McWilliams is writing … More “You Can’t Afford the Luxury of a Negative Thought” (& You’re the One by Greta van Fleet)