Tagged: mess

we let the neighbor’s

we let the neighbor’s
kids come over to make a
mess of our living
room – tiny fingers
breaking up packing
peanuts with so much
glee, spreading even
smaller pieces across
the floor, then
commanding the
Roomba to do what
it does best –
entertain small
terrestrial creatures


** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: terrestrial


there is dough on our

there is dough on our
kitchen counter, dough on the
rug, dough on two or

three spoons, dough in the sink – you
are kneading and proofing patience

every now and then,

saturday brunch for