What makes your hometown unique? Does it tug at you to return? Or where did an ancestor call home? Would you want to explore their stomping grounds? Remember to describe in detail. What did it look like, sound like, smell like? How did it make you feel? What were some of the local eateries? Reminisce and don’t forget to share your stories. Continue reading “Hometown”
Here’s another great tale from Gary A. Wilson. Check out his latest, “My Penngrove Pivot.”
I dug my fingers and sneaker toe tips into the rock face and hoped that no wind would kick up to threaten my grip on this wet rocky wall. I paused just long enough to wonder what I was thinking when I slipped over the edge and began a free climb down this cliff.
A new beginning and starting over can refresh and invigorate our lives. Sometimes these moments transpire out of nowhere and can leave us feeling frustrated, frightened or alone. Good or bad, change occurs often in our lives. Share a time when your life changed, or share a time when an ancestor’s life went through a transition. Continue reading “A New Beginning”
When the last bell rang in June, it didn’t just mean I would have three glorious summers off from school. It meant that the following Monday the neighborhood swimming pool would open, and I would spend most of my summer swimming and playing in chlorine-filled waters with little brothers and childhood friends. Continue reading “The High Dive”
For this week’s theme, occupation was the winner. In my mind, I envisioned ancestral stories or favorite vocations. But my friend that also blogs shared a tale of incredible compassion and kindness within the workforce. His story demonstrated love in action when someone else was in need. Please read “Jacquie’s Story,” by Gary A Wilson. Continue reading “Love in Action”
As the hot days of summer begin to fade, don’t forget to share your tales. Now is the perfect time to to take an extra moment and write those stories. Find a shady spot, grab a cool drink, and snuggle up in a favorite chair. Remember to share your tales, so others may enjoy them too. Continue reading “August Themes”
This week it is all about jobs. What is your occupation? What would be your dream job if money was not in question? Maybe you would like to share an occupation of an ancestor. Did anyone in your family have an unusual career or one that is starting to fade as technology shifts and changes? Share your tales here. Continue reading “We work Hard for our Money”
Do you have an ancestor that made the news? Share an interesting news article about a family member. Continue reading “In the News”
Just when I thought all was lost!
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This is a ‘proof of concept’ blog to show how a Daily Prompt style blog can be implemented using the Dyad 2 WordP ress theme (now that the WordPress Daily Prompt site is no longer providing new prompts).
You will see a list of old prompts from the WordPress Daily Prompt site at the bottom of this page. You can also look at this list of old prompts.
Imagine a number of such blogs, connected by a “meta” blog to connect them together (a blog linking to the other blogs).
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