W is for Walls: If Walls Could Talk
W #AtoZChallenge EclecticEvelyn.com

Shadows of yesteryear fall long upon the empty walls Reminding me of all the lives lived. If walls could talk would they give up their secrets as easily as a butterfly shedding it’s cacoon. Suitcases forbidden rendezvous loves lost passions found Desperation loneliness death What tales would they tell Would they hold our secrets close […]

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So Like Very
So Like Very EclecticEvelyn.com

So is one of those filler words. Similar to like and very.  These are words that are overused, really mean nothing,  and don’t add anything to a sentence. If you are writing and you see “so”, “like”, or “very”, take a minute and rethink their use. Do you really need them in that sentence? Are […]

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Spangly, Dangly, Sparkles and Fire
Spangly Dangly Sparkles EclecticEvelyn.com

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 light She bends, one leg high in the air behind her She scoops it up and smiles at me laughing. She is everything, I want to be. I feel […]

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Warning! Danger Will Robinson!
Warning Danger Will Robinson EclecticEvelyn.com

When I read the Just Jot January prompt for today, the first thing that popped into my head was the robot on Lost in Space.  Lost in Space was one of my favorite shows as a child. So I went in search of a Youtube video or something to share in this post for those […]

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Time

I have noticed that the older I become the faster time moves. I remember when I was young it seemed like days lasted forever and I couldn’t wait to be a grownup. Well, being a grownup is not all that it is cracked up to be. I really miss those days of no bills and […]

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Halloween Blogger Tag
Halloween Tag 2016 EclecticEvelyn.com

What’s your favorite Halloween movie? This is my favorite family friendly Halloween movie. What age did you stop trick-or-treating? Stop? Nobody told me I had to stop at a certain age. Even now after the kids come in the neighborhood we adult emptynesters trick or treat each other. We meet in the middle of the street […]

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Memories ‘Round Here #BehindtheBlogger

    The prompt for behind the blogger today is ‘Round Here.  ‘Round Here can be anything and nothing but I am supposed to use this prompt to tell something” real” about myself.  Something that the readers of this blog would be interested in learning about that I don’t necessarily blog about most days. This […]

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Drowning
Drowning #Poem EclecticEvelyn.com

I am drawn to you like an errant lover I return time and time again seeking solace Finding none and finding everything You call to me from the depths of my soul Fear bubbling up from the deep Sucking me into your undertow Storm waves surge Reaching for me I claw my way up Trying […]

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