Filed under Five Minute Fridays

Not a Race … Pace.

I haven’t done this in months.  But I love it. Lisa Jo, over at Tales of a Gypsy Mama, prompts bloggers all over the country on Fridays to write for five minutes flat.  She gives one word and we write like careless kids.  Not over thinking.  Not over editing (that kills me). Just our raw … Continue reading

Shake That Tambourine and Dance

On Fridays I sometimes link up with Liso-Jo over at Tales From The Gypsy Mama.  We write for 5 minutes with no editing, no over thinking, no backtracking.Today’s prompt is:  Dance.GO…Shake That Tambourine and DanceI have a little dancer.He is six.  And full of life and little inhibition.My sweet Ethan.  My musician. His heart for the … Continue reading


Around here we write for five minutes flat on Fridays.We write because we love words and the relief it is to just write them without worrying if they’re just right or not. So we take five minutes on Friday and write like we used to run when we were kids.On Fridays we write with gusto, … Continue reading

A Canvas Called Summer

Good Five Minute Friday to you!  I’ve been linking up with The Gypsy Mama some Friday mornings to write for five minutes flat.  No back tracking.  No over thinking.  Just thoughts.  Ahh, fresh wind in a writer’s sail. This morning we write on Opportunity. Five minutes set.  Go… A Canvas Called Summer A white canvas … Continue reading