I was recently reading material from several bloggers I follow and one caught my eye, as in, I would like to try that! I must give credit for this idea to In Noir Velvet. Her six word stories are interesting, sometimes haunting. I am new to this and not sure from where her images come. I believe they may be her own. With my clumsy attempts, I will give image credit when due, of course. Here is my first attempt:
Working behind the scenes a bit lately. I am working on ideas for a book or short story. No doubt, poetry is easier for me to write; however, I cannot give up the thought of a book because it is challenging. If it was simple, everyone would be doing it.
I am also working on Master Class with James Patterson, an online class I enrolled in. There are some homework assignments that I need to work on. Perhaps I will share them here.
Some of the people I am following are spitting out pieces right and left. God bless them, but right now it is not working that way for me.
So, just checking in and will be back writing soon.
Branches and twigs strong and brown
In every direction no compass around
Leaves the color nature gives so freely
Swaying as the wind whispers ideally
Standing as the crowning glory of honor
Surrounded by others given to fawner
Many years old improving with age
Extrinsic beauty only God can stage
Shiny, beads of color, silver and
Gems of rarity, sought out and
Shapes and dimensions given a
Parts of one, ten, more or less than
Worn for adornment for others to
Queens, princesses, commoners
Value of wealth, some simply
Some necks without, others quite
Simple and intricate both for
Boastfully worn meant to
A concept so simple certainly
Of this be sure many have
Decoration often thought as
How can we not love a dog with a