Poem: "What You Want to Express"
Community Building Tip: New Baby
Coles County Fair
Poem: "A World Built from the Bottom Up"
Website Updates: The Big One
End of Summer Bingo Card 8-2-19
Poem: "Say It Loud"
Emotional Intimacy Question: Perfect Day
Poem: "What It Means to Me"
Read "Mist in the Maldives" by Curiosity
There will be a Poetry Fishbowl on Tuesday, August 6 with a theme of "Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic." I hope to see you then!
Poetry in Microfunding:
There are two open epics.
"Everyone Can Dance" belongs to Polychrome Heroics: Shiv. Shiv realizes a possible catch in the plan.
"What Survives the Whole Process" belongs to Polychrome Heroics: Fortressa. Penny has finalized the design of her new cargo pants.
The weather has been mild and dry here. Seen at the birdfeeders this week: a small flock of mourning doves, several house finches, several sparrows, and a pair of cardinals. Currently blooming: violas, petunias, pinks, marigolds, lantana, torenia, million bells, moss rose, firecracker plant, salvia, nasturtiums, gaillardia, clover, morning glories, butterfly weed, blackberry lilies, cup plant, yellow coneflower, bergamot, gladioli, partridge pea, red yarrow, coreopsis, Queen Anne's lace, thistle, naked lady lilies, and a bunch of other things. Crabapples and apples have green fruit.