I’m sure most of you realize my full name is Cathy Lynn Brooks. My mother didn’t want the hassle of having to explain that my name is really Catherine but I’m called Cathy. She lived with that aggravation with her own name. Her full name is Julia but she is called Judy. Then to confuse… Read More Catherines The Great
My goal was to get 300 followers by the end of the year. I got 300 a couple of months ago, much to my surprise and delight! I had no idea how to get followers when I started this blog this past summer. I had had another blog that I posted on Facebook. It got… Read More I’m proud to say I have over 400 followers!
O joy, you’ve found me I didn’t think you would My heart had bound me And I never thought you could Life shocked me and I felt so sad I tried not to fuss and feel so bad I really wanted to feel the sun But I often felt the urge to run. It didn’t… Read More Joy
How I hate the cold My feet turn to ice In winter I’m not bold Indoors is where it’s nice I shiver and shake My lips turn blue I cannot fake Warm weather is due I always wear a sweater I always feel a chill I always feel better When winter’s had it’s fill
Crusty bread, all warm and doughy Makes my head delight Buns that fed my heart’s desire Flavours wed just right. Recipes that were read with care Produce pastries bed with fruit Cookies led my heart to flutter And I said, “Woot woot”. But they’re dead to me right now My hips said no more treat… Read More Carbs I love you so..
I live in a tiny town With a few stores, a church and a park It never gives you a frown Even if you walk in the dark. Hampton is it’s name It was named after a mill It seems to remain the same Time seems to just stand still. I love to take a… Read More Ode to Hampton
The human race Must think of the future Because the face of the future Is the the future we face. The dream is in our head And ahead it’s the dream Although it might seem It was the life that we led. The face of time Is the time that we face It brings us… Read More Face the Future
Here’s another take on WordPress U writing 201-Poetry assignment on “Imperfect.
Life kicks us sometimes Eight or ten times Death makes us sad But anger makes us bad It happens out of the blue When we haven’t a clue It just bursts out And then we shout They say it’s from grief And it feels like relief But then we feel badly When we’ve treated others… Read More I’m As Angry As A Dog With A Thorn
I’ve always been a bit of a klutz It seems I could trip on mere dust Over I go Even if I slow Down when I feel it’s a must.