Tag Archives: words

Looking Or Seeing

It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see. ~Henry David Thoreau Advertisements

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Listen For Wisdom

The words of the wise heard in quietness are better than the shouting of a ruler among fools. ~Ecclesiastes  

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Feeling Antsy

Feeling antsy, unsettled, a little down. Too much sugar probably and fretting over family stuff. I know I do not have the power to change any of it. It is what it is and we are who we are. I … Continue reading

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Gossip

Gossip, unlike river water, flows both ways. ~ Michael Korda

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Stepping Over The Line

If I step over the line from witty to mean, from sarcastic to cruel, or even obscene. Tell me. If my thoughts wander wide from knowledge to pride, from wisdom to obsession or even repression. Tell me. We know where … Continue reading

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Writing

Writing is self-indulgent, she said. I smiled, but thought, “So is eating but we have to do it.” Maybe she doesn’t but writing to me is as necessary as eating. ©2017 Sharron R. McMillan

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Just A Poet

I am just a poet not a spinner of yarns, my characters hold love and hope in their arms. Concise and spartan my words on the page, not padded with phrases that try to sound sage. Between words and pictures … Continue reading

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Words

If all those who speak would weigh their words, how light the air would be! ~ Albert Brie

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Anger

Anger is an honest and dignified emotion. Tired four-letter words simply debase it.

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Just When

Just when I think I have figured it out and my muse shows up with creative shout, just when my day dreams slide off of the fence and my theorizing finally makes sense, just when my memories float up from … Continue reading

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Dear Words

And as I wander on the roads I shall be helped and healed and blessed; Dear words shall cheer and be as goads To urge to heights before unguessed. My road shall be the road I made; All that I … Continue reading

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