#OTR50 143: Me & My First Tattoo

Did I want one because it was verboten? Because I knew I was different and wanted to rebel against the norm? Or was it for a more personal and complicated reason? […]

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#OTR50 Day 142: When the Pupper Facetimes

What can I say? This photo speaks for itself. She is sad and her ears look unsure because Rhys did not answer the video call. If Rhys had, I bet all that mopiness would have turned to excited curiosity. Photo prompts are by me and for me. #OTR50 223 Days to go. © Randi Sumner […]

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#OTR50 Day 140: Haiku Embarrassment

OK, I’ll admit it. I delayed posting yesterday’s Haiku because. . . I can’t help but feel Haiku’s are a cheat. Yes, yes, I’ve written several since starting this blog 140 days ago. And, I’m totally embarrassed by all of them. To me, Haikus are a cheat. Yes, they are also an art form that […]

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#OTR50 Day 139: A Haiku about a Pub

I was hanging out at Pinos the other night. Even when I don’t take advantage of the fact that we have a place in our town that has live music and a gathering space, I know it’s there. The thought that there is a place that can feel like a small town extension of my living […]

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FYI — Offline Writing

So…. I went on vacation. Overall it was amazing and wonderful but it had a lot of ups and downs emotionally with the kids and the activities. I didn’t stop writing, but I also didn’t always have internet. Also, because I was the driver of the *wrong* side of the rode rental car. . . […]

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#OTR50 Day 138: Trim Castle

I imagine that people who live in around sites and vistas begin to not realize how wonderful and amazing their local attractions can be. This makes me wonder if I take for granted […]

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#OTR50 Day 137: Twitter Attempts to Define Adulting

The internet and social media can be a nuts crazy thing. Not quite 20 days ago I noticed this tweet because a friend I follow retweeted it. A few hundred people had also noticed it at that point. I saved the link for a future writing prompt because it struck a bit of a chord […]

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#OTR50 Day 136: Vacation Drinking

More reviewing photos from Ireland . . . In the land of Irish Whisky and the home of Guinness, I tried a different Hard Cider almost every night. What can I say? I’m not a fan of beer and I like my whiskey mixed with a hot cup of tea and honey or a full […]

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