Coat Conscious EclecticEvelyn.com

Coat Conscious

Coat of arms Coated tongue Raincoat prophylactic protects against more than rain Winter coat Hand me down coat coat of many colors Appalachian poverty turned into […]

Spangly Dangly Sparkles EclecticEvelyn.com

Spangly, Dangly, Sparkles and Fire

Statuesque and tan cut-offs and a striped tube top Long blond hair flowing as she twirls Tossing, spinning, twisting Skyward the stars glinting in the evening […]

Spider Veins EclecticEvelyn.com

Spider Veins

Spider veins run up her thighs and disappear somewhere under her skirt. She hates this uniform. She hates this job. She hates the smells and the […]

Should I Warn Her? EclecticEvelyn.com

Should I Warn Her?

Her face is smiling up at me from the announcement section of the morning paper. Right there next to his depraved grin, she stands beaming, happy […]

Eclectic Evelyn's #WordlessWednesday EclecticEvelyn.com

Dream It #WordlessWednesday

  What are your dreams? Share them in the comments Eclectic Evelyn Fabulous at 50 living and writing in Appalachia http://www.eclecticevelyn.com/about/ Related Post Discovering My Poet’s […]

Memos Post-Its and Scraps of Paper #SoCS EclecticEvelyn.com

Memo, Post-its, and Scraps of Paper

Memos to myself. Post-it notes stuck everywhere. Little note pads with lists for everyone. Scraps of paper with phone numbers and no name. Who is this? […]

The 4-Plex EclecticEvelyn.com

The 4-Plex

Living in a 4-plex has its ups and downs, pun intended. The revolving sets of neighbors, and the fact that someone lives over your head or […]

Gathering Nuts for Winter #SOCS EclecticEvelyn.com

#SOCS- Gathering Nuts for the Winter

What popped into my mind when I read that today’s prompt was “coin” was the term to “coin a phrase” Exactly what does that mean.  Oh. I […]

Adrift EclecticEvelyn.com

Adrift

There are times that I am lost, adrift in a sea of emotions that I cannot identify. A small vessel battered by the storm. Tossed by […]