Thursday, December 6, 2018

Missing Them, Still

For this challenge, write about change and the wistful sadness around that change. Be brief - no more than 150 words.  Try to write in the Japanese style of brevity and minimal description.  

1948 Ralph & Ona

no need for clocks
no need for watches
death comes on its own time frame
like a thief in the night
stealing your most precious possessions


  1. So very true! Wonderful and concise write.

  2. Oh this is terribly sad. They are always with us especially at this time of year.

  3. Dearest Helen,
    Guess such kind of sentiments hit us a lot harder when we start living indoors during fall/winter. It makes us also look inwards into our soul... and there they reside - forever!

  4. Hi Helen! You are so gifted with words. How true and touching this is. Thank you so much for popping in to see me.
    Merry Christmas.
    Be a sweetie,
    Shelia :)