I know this is probably bad and I’m sure to get judged harshly for it, but I don’t care. Bring it. I love being a controversial oversharer with an inappropriate sense of....well, almost everything! So, here it is: Sometimes I give likes (and like bombs! eek!) JUST because I like a blogger’s name and/or avatar! *GASP!* … Continue reading May I Be Honest?
18+ / Graphic Language Do you ever wake up with a song in your head? It’s kinda cool, right? Pleasant, sweet, lovely melodies fill your head and you even break out in a nice hum or you even start singing over your morning coffee. Such a neat thing, yeah? Usually, for me it’s a harmless, … Continue reading Bowchica…Chihuahua?! 😅
Did you hear a funny sound when you logged in today? If you didn’t, then, I’m glad. But if you did, it was probably me trying to claw my way out of your spam folder! Now, if you’ve intentionally marked me as Spam...well, I’ll deal with you later. Hmph! Another weird thing that I take … Continue reading Tap, tap, tap, scratch, hiss!
“On this coldest of winter nights....my dreams take their usual flight.” ~Kara The universe sent a most serene cloud to my barren rooftop, under yet another starless sky last night. Atop that fluffy cloud, there lay the faintest whisper (a message in re you, my beloved!). My eyes did not shoot open as one might … Continue reading ❦Ocean Between Us ~ 4 ❦
I went private for a couple weeks due to some unforeseen events in my personal life. You missed me, yes? 🙂 I shall be doing re~follows today and I have a couple more blogs left to binge, so forgive the like bombs, bitches! 🙂 Looking forward to getting caught up on sending lots of heartfelt … Continue reading No Longer Private!🤓
that which I cannot comprehend will never bend my will to its whims ‘cuz I’m protected by pseudonyms and flailing limbs i wanna swim in the darkest part of your ocean feel your commotion, your devotion i have this notion of total immersion pulling me under, crashing emotion hard faced and hollow, still, I'd rather … Continue reading ❦Whore-ified❦
"What do you do when the dance is over?" ~Kara We were unpolished at first Remember? The "getting to know you" phase! There were clumsy missteps ~ Artless pauses Lingering gazes Endless, shallow glances As we rehearsed our way through Then, one day, you took my hand And, you led me to the sky Among … Continue reading ❦Our Time❦
"What do you wanna do today?" I gave an almost imperceptible murmur in reply. "I haven't thought about it. Aren't we supposed to be staying in the moment?" "Well, sure, Kara, but I'm not gonna be around much longer." I mentally rolled my eyes. I knew this obvious fact and decided it didn't need a … Continue reading ❦A Conversation❦
Intriguing, soulful, intrepid delights Once wildly beckoned me on one starless night Then, mysteries abounded as swift birds of prey Grudgingly followed that night into day When the warm sun showed her face upon Soft morning dew in glorious dawn The sweetest of spells I did bid adieu One poignant memory…and two dreams of you … Continue reading ❦Birds of Prey❦
“Your digestive system can either make energy or it can make fat, but it cannot make both.” | Dr. Amy Lee “I wish America would ban high fructose corn syrup. That seems like a fine idea.” ~Kara Wishing everyone a healthy, happy weekend full of clean air, fresh foods and lots of refreshing water and … Continue reading Food for Thought
Oh, sweet addiction! Coax me, tease me, play with my body. Take my mind, my heart, my...senses. Take. Me. I give in to the charity of your highs and lows, Lull me into a bottomless infatuation, While I sigh my acquiescence. Up! I fly.....dizzy and drunk. Down...I drift into my sweet surrender. I float, intoxicated, … Continue reading ❦Besotted❦
There is a magical place,Alive, beyond these concrete walls.A place of untouchable tangibility.Dark, like liquid on the end of your quill.Mysteriously indestructible…This place inspires the infinityOf my most beckoned dreams.Consecrated upon the hallowedfulcrum of a rocky precipice,It is that place where mere menShall never fall…from.And, where dark idolsShall ne’er linger.What is this place?It is my nightIn … Continue reading ❦Shrouded❦
I found this message this morning when I was rooting around in my site. Does anyone know what the “Feedback” feature does?
“I am not an inventor. I am a borrower.” ~Kara Dear Moon, do me a favor ~ loan me your light to brighten my dark night Dear Sun, won’t you please ~ lend me your warmth to take away evil and scorn Dear Rain, i don’t ask much ~ nurture the trees and my flowers, … Continue reading ❦Borrowed❦
“There are secrets locked inside my body that you'd know...if you'd been there." ~Kara Traveling back in time To a place I have no right to be (...to memories I've no right to have) To places I've no right to visit. I wish I could've danced with you In those studios And on those stages … Continue reading ❦Dancer’s Hands❦
Shh, baby… C’mere. Give me your hand and close your eyes. Now…let go. I’ve got you. Let’s smile and play, just until sunrise. Go ahead, give in, let your heart take flight. Let’s go to that place Where dreams and desire collide. Let go of unanswered wishes and unrequited love. Let go of the pain … Continue reading ❦Whispered Promise❦
Good Morning, wonderful, scintillating Cronies galore! First, I must apologize to two of my lovely friends, Dear Kitty and Kevin Parish. While I was away last week with Nick’s family, they were both kind enough to nominate me for the Sunshine Blogger Award and the Real Neat Blogger Award. I will do the acceptance posts and … Continue reading The Answer Key and an Explanation 😎
I am very pleased and humbled to accept the “Special Blogger Award” from a very special blogger, himself, Outosego. I wish to pay it forward to the following recipients: Dave at: "The Phoblography" Blog Marcello at: "....HUSHABYE silenzioso addio ......Blog di Marcello" Charlie at: Charliecountryboy's Blog My questions to my recipients: Do you like to … Continue reading Special Blogger Award & Nominees 💖
The anxiety and anticipation of the one year anniversary of Nick’s death was far worse than the actual days. It was hard to breathe on Monday. I felt like wincing most of the day, but I took measures to alleviate the pain. Even though the actual date of the anniversary is August 13, for all of … Continue reading ❦The Nick Thing, Part 2❦
I love word searches. So, I made one for you. Maybe you like them, too? There are 25 random “CORE VALUES” words in the puzzle below. (i.e. motivation, positivity, etc.). Can you find all of them? Hint: There are no diagonals! 'Cuz, let's face it, diagonals are super annoying!! There are also no backwards words, either. If … Continue reading Word Search, Anyone?
Things are never as they seem. And they can change on a dime…~K♥ The other day I touched my fingertips to my thumb. And, in a silent prayer, I decided then and there ~ That is what I would do with the distance between us. I would make it disappear. ➰ And just today… I … Continue reading ❦Undesirable❦
Your desire kindles a burning flame Your wanting knows no shame All the boasts of possession and power Yet you bow before a fragile flower Whose very tenderness invites Bittersweet longing on sleepless nights A passion that will ever grow Transcends all bounds mere mortals know You hold this flower in your hand … Continue reading ❦Love❦
And, as it is, today, And, as it is, this moment, Should you strive to see things The way that they are Instead of the way that you are ~ It is then that you lay your burdens down. And, as it is, tomorrow, And, as it is, forever, Expunge the barriers between us Step … Continue reading ❦Collective❦
Once upon a time, when, at long last, it was its turn, a beautiful soul stepped forward in line to sign its contract with the universe. It was caught off guard by a choice bestowed upon it by the powers that be. The powers that be asked the beautiful soul whether it wished to become a cactus or … Continue reading ❦Soul Contract❦
Is there anything more heartwarming than a random act of kindness? Well, yea, I guess there is, but not for me in this particular moment. After a long few days this weekend and yesterday of schlepping it out on my most recent (and biggest) case, I’ve finally managed to get some personal errands done today! … Continue reading ROK’s Rule the Day! 🥰
My Daydream “So, tell me about your heritage.” He says this with the kindest smile. My knees weaken, of course. “There’s nothing to tell.” I inform him of this as though it’s sacrosanct. I’m mad at him, anyway. And, I find myself sulking as I take off my heels and pull my hair loose from … Continue reading ❦Ocean Between Us ~ 3❦
So, I've decided it's official. I have the coolest blogging friends around. There is no doubt about it, it's not even a discussion. It's a FACT! Time for a long overdue sleep~filled night. Dream sweetly, beautiful cronies! Love, Kara ♥
There’s a crack In the sky tonight Thunder thrashes At my window…pain And all I want to do Is pull you closer. Lightning flashes In the distance I begin the countdown And wonder if it’s as far away As you are. The wind crashes Into the aged pine In the yard below Taunting me With … Continue reading ❦Night Storms❦
"The sky was all a swirl. Lucky me, to have witnessed such tumultuous beauty." ~K ♥ These clouds reminded me of the tazmanian devil tornadoes from the Warner Bros. Bugs Bunny cartoons! These are completely unfiltered, but they are cropped. I used an iPhone 6. Have a sizzling, sunny, "sky on fire" kinda day, lovely … Continue reading Tazmanian…Skies?
“A wild thing in captivity fosters a reluctant pity, indeed.”| ~K (My quote is inspired by D.H. Lawrence, Wild Things in Captivity.) 🐾 tethered and bound by the burdened air you breathe endless realms of darkness ~ but one tiny tendril of hope. ⌁ your infinity of words! reckless cascades at first, then aroused, in … Continue reading ❦Stirred❦
“I just wish I knew what I meant to you.” ~an old lover. My love, You were the song that I wrote by candlelight... In measured notes A wistful melody Filled with desire Immersed in hope In every verse You were there I penned your truth In dulcet refrains Mellifluous...smooth Soon, you became A masterpiece … Continue reading ❦Love Song❦
I'm conceptualizing the title of this post this morning and it's coming across like a Netflix title...delightfully tacky with no real meaning! Hehe...I digress! So soon, K? 😊 So, let's get into it, shall we? Bereavement...grief...loss...such seemingly simple words, yet loaded with deep, emotional confusion, which is immensely personal to each and every one of … Continue reading Good Grief!
You have an exquisite gaze that scrambles my senses a certain impish look that rattles my defenses. And, your stare carries a sexy kind of delicate making a frown suddenly pointless, irrelevant. I find your soft touch* to be quite special, too. nothing at all, there to imagine or misconstrue! And, who are you to … Continue reading ❦Frisson❦
Nature’s iced playground On a cool crisp winter’s day There’s nary a sound An untraveled path Leads me to your soul, tattered With traces of wrath Lone wolf stands sentry At the door of your broken Heart, to quell entry Lost in reverie, I miss his lithe arrival In stealth energy He favors me with … Continue reading ❦Sentry❦
I've decided to randomly bring back some of my favorites from my old blog to this new blog. They won't be posted in any particular order, but they are posts that made (and still make!) me feel happy, hopeful, grateful, and connected. I owe MANY of them good feels to y'all! So, thanks for that, … Continue reading ❦When We Were❦
I don't seem to have a lot to say lately...I guess I slipped away for awhile this summer... The 1 year anniversary of Nick's death is coming up in a few weeks. That makes my stomach hurt, but it's life, I know. We all die, right? I've wanted to join him...so badly at times. Why … Continue reading Not Much to Say… 🙂
Sometimes trying to say something when you know you have no clue what to say makes things worse. When someone you know is breaking up with someone and they turn to you for comfort, don’t tell them to get over it. Ask them what they need and then connect with them on their level. Don’t … Continue reading Jessayin’…
Do you think it would increase the crime rate or decrease the crime rate if clothes never existed? I mean....I know why we have to wear clothes...uh~duhhhh!! Okay, so I guess my thought is: wouldn't we all be a lot happier.....NAKED? The human body is beautiful in every shape, size, and color. We ALL have … Continue reading Why Do I Have to Wear Clothes? 😾
“I forgot about the flutters that come from angels’ wings...” ~ K Tonight, I felt the coaxing breeze of over-sized wings that spanned urgent upon my sunless haven and patiently fanned my most felicitous dreams. While you stayed, those majestic wings, they swelled proud and thumped a dulcet refrain in time with the cadence of my … Continue reading ❦With Wings❦
“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” ~George Bernard Shaw Nothing could be more true, for me, anyway. For those who’ve decided to be here on my new blog with me, I sincerely thank you for following me over from the other blog. I felt like a change. You get that, right? … Continue reading Starting Over