Playful #TheDailyPost

Write a new post in response to today’s one-word prompt.   We have waited so long, and now, we are here: this is our playground, the tree-lined streets, the old canal, the lovers on the crumbling benches... Silent, beautiful walls smile at us, radiating a warmth perceptible only to those who have penetrated the city's secret... … Continue reading Playful #TheDailyPost

#Writing space (Thursday’s Musings) #amwriting

The desk is littered:  photographs of the sublime Italian model he worships, another of himself in the Dolomites with two small children - now young adults - a postal card of Paul Klee's "The Saint of the inner Light", various requests for donations (well...) and more... And what about this new work? Stalling, wandering, disrupted … Continue reading #Writing space (Thursday’s Musings) #amwriting

#AtoZChallenge2015: Pulchritude

Pulchritude is synonymous for (great) physical beauty. The Wikipedia article defines beauty as a "characteristic of a person, animal, place, object, or idea that provides a perceptual experience of pleasure or satisfaction. Beauty is studied as part of aesthetics, sociology, social psychology, and culture. An "ideal beauty" is an entity which is admired, or possesses features widely attributed to beauty in a particular culture, for perfection. The … Continue reading #AtoZChallenge2015: Pulchritude