Blogging, Death, Love, Poetry, Wordpress, Writing

Fox’s Hope

I Deep sapphire eyes - staring at the hunters. Ears perk, hearing words from monsters, "They're in Africa. Golden and new. The wolf was discovered today. A fresh animal to add to my wall. A quick shot and he'll be through." II Burrowing deep in the white snow, He'll never see me - lie low.… Continue reading Fox’s Hope

Blogging, Daily Prompt, Love, Photography, Poetry, Weekly Photo Challenge, Wordpress, Writing

Big Dreams

Big Dreams Tiny little things, Miniature with big dreams. Keep moving forward.   © Susan Reed | Photography and Poetry   Written in response to this week's photography challenge: Close Up

Adulthood, Blogging, Growing Up, Inspiration, Interviews, Memories, Writing

It’s About Progress, Not Perfection

    Hello, There! How's it going? Today was really strange. Strange in a way where you just want to throw a blanket over your head, unplug the alarm clock, and not even get out of bed. The storm this morning, also known as a brief monsoon, came crashing at my windows but I had… Continue reading It’s About Progress, Not Perfection

Blogging, Daily Prompt, Moral, Poetry, PostADay, Reading, Wordpress, Writing, Youth

The Perfect Game

Nestled into my comfy little chair, Graphics loading on my computer - Brother waits for me to join his team. Our rivals don't have a prayer.   Teams of two, here we are Arrogant player asks if I'm a girl. I reply, "Why, yes I am." "Lol" he says before we spar.   Sly little… Continue reading The Perfect Game

Adulthood, Blogging, Cancer, Daily Prompt, Death, Memories, Wordpress, Youth

Dear Mom

  Dear Mama, It's been nearly 20 years since I've heard your voice or spoken to you. Yet, through a random prompt on the internet I stumbled upon today, I'm writing you a letter. There are a lot of "somethings" I wish I could tell you and questions to ask you. If you could see… Continue reading Dear Mom

Blogging, Cats, Daily Prompt, Dogs, Love, Photography, Poetry, PostADay, Wordpress, Writing

Four-Legged Family

  My Four Legged Family Day full of friction, Ends with my babies curled close. Wrapped around their paws. © S. Reed   This Haiku was written in response to today's Daily Prompt: Menagerie    No matter how terrible the day has been, these little ones make it all better. They're definitely a big part… Continue reading Four-Legged Family

Blogging, Candle Reveal, Candles, Coupon Code, Jewelry In Candles, Love, Necklace, Wordpress

“Jewelry In Candles” Cosmopolitan Reveal

Today, I have the Cosmopolitan Tart Reveal to share with you. The Tart melts so fast and allowed me to see the pink foil with my jewelry inside without having to wait too long. The combination of  citrus lemon, mandarin, and subtle notes of pineapple together with bright red cranberries. A touch of vanilla perfectly balances the… Continue reading “Jewelry In Candles” Cosmopolitan Reveal

Abuse, Adulthood, Blogging, Cancer, Childhood, Christianity, Death, Depression, Growing Up, Love, Memories, Poetry, Siblings, Wordpress, Worry, Writing, Youth

“Time: A Harsh Mistress” Available

For the past eighteen years, I have wanted to do something that I thought would never happen. Until today. I wanted to give my mama a birthday present. February 19, 1996 was the last time I would ever be able to celebrate my mother's birthday with her. After that, I couldn't give her a gift.… Continue reading “Time: A Harsh Mistress” Available

Blogging, Friends, Gifs, Love, People, Random, Wordpress

Gif Challenge: Last One for today(promise)

I will work on another post today that's more substantial than gif challenges. They are too much fun to pass up and three seems an adequate number. Also, a big shout out to Brandye Dague as she is the 500th person to like my posts. Thank you so very much and if there's anything you… Continue reading Gif Challenge: Last One for today(promise)

Brother, Gifs, Love, People, Random, Wordpress

Avenger’s Gif Challenge

 So, I woke up and can't go back to sleep. It's been awhile since I've done a gif challenge and I love the Avengers and Loki. Here's what I came up with. Enjoy and hope you all enjoy your weekend!Oh, and a new poem I just wrote is up from yesterday. Much love to you all! ~Susan Avenger's… Continue reading Avenger’s Gif Challenge