Month: August 2015

Successfully Eluding Success

Sometimes I envy the linear thinker Who plots his course in concrete lines, Unswerving, unbending and uncomplicated. He is a dart, an arrow aimed for the bullseye of life; He is a winning horse nosing ahead at the finish line. Others of us take circuitous routes,      Roads full of detours and roundabouts. […]

Woulda, Shoulda, Couldn’t

Wanting and doing are two different things, And cash in the bank is what thriftiness brings! But rainy day savings can hardly compare With a new pair of shoes I am longing to wear Today, not tomorrow! Must I beg, steal or borrow? I look, I lust, I […]

Cotton Candy Clouds

Tonight’s candy floss sunset bathed our world in shades of pink. Life is beautiful, even without rose coloured glasses! Mother Hen © motherhendiaries 2015, all rights reserved. Photo taken with Samsung Galaxy Note 3, absolutely no filter or enhancement (except for watermark!)

The Wrong Side of the Bed

I wake this morning in a dreamy fog of anger and resentment. Some would call it “The Wrong Side of the Bed”… yet, weirdly, I am on my usual side. HH asks me if I want to hit the shower first, and I harrumph. “What’s the matter, hun,” asks HH, “you […]