Monthly Archives: October 2014

Halloween Scare

My friend Carolyn (doesitevermatter) had asked her readers if we had any scary event worth mentioning on these pages. I thought of my one time… the first and the last of that kind. Halloween to me, meant little kids going door to … Continue reading

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An Islamic Joke.

Once, the people of the city invited Mulla Nasruddin to deliver a speech. When he got on the minbar (pulpit), he found the audience was not very enthusiastic, so he asked “Do you know what I am going to say?” … Continue reading

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flowers by the roadside!

  Don’t remember where I found this: An elderly Chinese woman had two large pots. Each hung on the ends of a pole that she carried across her neck as she walked to and from her house to gather water … Continue reading

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Book Club

I hosted the Book Club at my place yesterday. The day was so dreary to start with, with torrential rains (St. Louis area had a tornado touch down, and we got the horrible winds and the rain) and damp day. … Continue reading

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Come Fall

I sit beneath this beautiful tree hugging my flexed knees and watch the colors. Colors that blind you in the sunshine the yellows the reds the maroons and the orange~~ Like Indian brides the trees stand bejeweled wearing their colors. … Continue reading

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Broken Dreams

It has been a while since I posted something on WordPress. This was something I had written a few years ago. Many of my poems show me living in my past. Sometimes it is good, because it allows me to … Continue reading

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