via Daily Prompt: Assay Word count = 371 / Reading time = 1 minute, 30 seconds Pardon the archaism as I assay to impress all you discerning Bloggers out there. It occurs to me that many of us here in the blogosphere are prospectors, our posts the ore we assay, sifting countless samples daily to … Continue reading An Attempt
via Daily Prompt: Encrusted Word count = 284 / Reading time = 1 minute, 15 seconds As I sit up here at the Judge's side, the court room gallery is encrusted with a steady parade of defendants and chronic offenders. I often have lengthy stretches of time to scroll my blogroll or read the latest … Continue reading Just Another Day In Court: A Reblog
via Daily Prompt: Simplify Word count = 221 / Reading time = 55 seconds I didn't think I would have time to post today, but I've come to enjoy posting so much that I busted my butt to get my work finished. Okay, almost finished. After seeing today's Daily Post word, I reckoned a bunch … Continue reading A simple, silly poem
via Daily Prompt: Bewildered Word count = 210 / Reading time = 45 seconds but who knows how much longer if you visit the recommended blog! I spent most of my day in court so didn't think I was going to have time to post today, but when I read my friend Patty Richardson's poem … Continue reading Reblog: lovenlosses
via Daily Prompt: Puzzled Word count = 104 / Reading time = 35 seconds Wish I’d mastered the quadratic equation. ax2 + bx + c = 0 sounded cool because, hey, square water! But I studied Cathy, my 9th grade math teacher’s daughter, harder than math, than my beloved English, hard enough that I … Continue reading High School Algebra
via Daily Prompt: Blink Word count = 187 / Reading time = 45 seconds Grrr... I wrote a silly poem in response to today's Daily Post "Blink", but I cannot figure out how to format WordPress properly to preserve its form. If any of you know how to do that, please let me know how, … Continue reading Rethink
via Daily Prompt: Allergic Word count = 205 / reading time = 45 seconds As I previously mentioned, I recently returned to work. Even though I reported for duty on 1/3/18, I spent all of the past 2 days in court so did not get to tackle the accumulated work in my office 'til today. … Continue reading Returning To Work After 11 Days Off
Is anyone else's mind on everything but work today, or is it just me? I thank the folks at WordPress for the Daily Post writing prompt! via Daily Prompt: Varnish Furnish my tarnished furnace a glossy coat of varnish, and burnish its battered surface to a warm glowing hue. Banish myself from the office. … Continue reading Varnish
via Daily Prompt: Saintly Sanctify Some strive to live a saintly life, always work to help others thrive, insist their own needs be left unmet, never complain of being deprived. They aspire to kindness, a compassionate life of mercy and grace, earnestly yearn to elevate the whole human race.
via Daily Prompt: Delivery Sweet deliverance, deliver me from rank variance and thievery. Kind circumstance, encircle we overencumbered with delivery.