via Daily Prompt: Impression im·pres·sion imˈpreSHən/ noun an imitation of a person or thing, especially one done to entertain. There is the old saying that you never get a second chance to make a first impression but I’m not exactly sure who we are suppose to be imitating anymore. Who are the experts these days? It seems safe… Continue reading Cractpot Celebrities
via Daily Prompt: Pursue Recently I’ve found myself grasping for inspiration. It’s not that I’m blocked exactly, in fact it’s almost the opposite. The horizon is so clear that I can see for miles, I’m just not sure what I’m suppose to be looking for. Sometimes, the best writing comes from the worst situations, but lately life… Continue reading WTF Cractpot!
I started this blog over a year ago now. For a lot of different reason initially. I’ve always loved words. I love to read them, I love to play with them, I love their power but I also love their beauty. To use them to spin a story that inspired laughter brought the same kind of fulfillment… Continue reading Cractpot Cat Lady
I know in the age of instant social media notifications it might be a little gauche to post about Halloween in November, but I was too busy experiencing it to post about it sooner, so I’m doing it now. Although I found myself dragging my feet a little bit in the decoration department I pulled… Continue reading Procrastinating Cractpot
Up here, north of the border, Canadians everywhere are enjoying a short work week after celebrating Thanksgiving on Monday. With fall foliage lighting up our horizons and backyard fires and mulled apple cider chasing cool nights, I am reminded over and over again how lucky I am and how much I have to be thankful for. A lovely… Continue reading Cractpot Celebrations
Well Cractpots, over here in my neck of the woods we are smack dab in the middle of a heatwave in one of the warmest and driest summers on record. Pull up a chair and cool off with a mojito made fresh with mint from my garden, because this is the kind of story better… Continue reading Cractpot Criminals
I had a few different ideas for a post this week. Some were funny; some were serious; some were encouraging; but I can’t write any of them because anxiety has come to visit. It`s hard to explain to people that don`t struggle with anxiety what it`s like for those of us that do. It’s like… Continue reading Schrodinger`s Cractpot