Manhattan in October of 2001 (#Kindasquare Day 10)

Hello Readers,   Last September (on 9/11/2020), Marc Anthony (here) shared some of his journal entries from October 10th back in 2001. He was visiting ground zero after the attack there on 9/11/2001. It was a powerful post and I knew I wanted to reference it on my blog at some point. So we could all make … More Manhattan in October of 2001 (#Kindasquare Day 10)

Old Land Rover (#Kindasquare Day 9) & Flash Fiction Functional and Beautiful

Hello Readers, Joining in with Day 9 for Becky’s Squares Challenge. Today I have square photos of this run down Land Rover.  One of a kind machine for many decades. The reflection for today is to share about how blogging led to writing flash fiction.  And in this Priorhouse blog post from 2018 (here) it was related to a Land Rover. I … More Old Land Rover (#Kindasquare Day 9) & Flash Fiction Functional and Beautiful

Fall Leaves (#Kindasquare Day 8) & The Last Leaf by O. Henry

Hello Readers, Joining in with Day 8 for Becky’s Squares Challenge and connecting with Dawn’s Festival of Leaves    The reflection for today is remembering a 2014 post (here) that shared a short story called The Last Leaf (1907) by O. Henry. The story is about outreach, connecting, hope, and will. My Favorite line is, “She has one chance in – let us say ten.” … More Fall Leaves (#Kindasquare Day 8) & The Last Leaf by O. Henry

Reflections about gardening (#Kindasquare Day 6)

Hello Readers Here is Day 6 for #Kindasquares  “kinda reflecting flowers” The reflection for today (because it is Reflect-ober as we celebrate 20 years in Virginia) and so today’s thought is about how another perk of living in Virginia was that it led me to gardening. I tried getting into a garden in Denver (did … More Reflections about gardening (#Kindasquare Day 6)

Red Geranium Buds & Quotes by O’Keeffe, Matisse, & Rothko (#Kindasquare Day 5)

Happy Monday Readers,  It is time for Monday Morning Blooms – or “three kind of similar buds” on this Monday 🙂 – and connecting with Day 5 for  Kinda-square Full view: ___ Today’s Blog Reflection (because it is Reflect-ober after all)  Years ago – ART was a very popular topic here at Priorhouse blog. Art, … More Red Geranium Buds & Quotes by O’Keeffe, Matisse, & Rothko (#Kindasquare Day 5)

Trees, Rust, and Gold-Plated Tulip Bulbs (#Kindasquare Day 4)

Hello Readers As some readers know, October 2020 marks the Priorhouse 20-year anniversary of moving away from Denver, CO (after almost a decade of making a life there). So October 2020 is sort of like “Reflect-ober” here at Priorhouse blog.  Today’s post, for the lens-artists “walk” theme, starts with walk photos from Virginia (the place we eventually … More Trees, Rust, and Gold-Plated Tulip Bulbs (#Kindasquare Day 4)

Three of a Kind Doors & Bikes (#Kindasquare Day 2 & Breakfast by Steinbeck)

Hello Readers October 2020 = final Squares challenge of 2020. Here is Day 2: Three of a Kind – Double Doors & Bikes    Okay, so the “Sloppy Joe’s” name and the lady with the pizza made me think of food – and so today’s “October reflection” is Steinbeck’s “Breakfast” and my old post is HERE with … More Three of a Kind Doors & Bikes (#Kindasquare Day 2 & Breakfast by Steinbeck)

Store Windows & Bums in the Attic short story (#kindasquare Day 1)

Hello Readers October 2020 = final Squares challenge of 2020. October’s Kindred Spirits The theme this month is KIND. Becky suggests we use the following for ideas: Something of the kind (mirror images, carbon copies and doubles) Our imagination kindled (inspire us!) Of its kind (a unique object or could be a picture of nature and … More Store Windows & Bums in the Attic short story (#kindasquare Day 1)