With a flourish, she sat down

Sparkling smile for all –

She’s the super star in town!

About oneta hayes

ABOUT ME Hello. To various folks I am Neat’nee, Mom, Grandma Neta, Gramma, Aunt Neta, Aunt Noni, Aunt Neno, and Aunt Neto (lots of varieties from little nieces and nephews). To some I’m more like “Didn’t you used to be my teacher?” or “Don’t I know you from someplace?” To you, perhaps, I am a Fellow Blogger. Not “fellow” like a male or a guy, but “fellow” like a companion or an adventurer. I would choose to be Grandma Blogger, and have you pull up a chair, my website before you, while I tell you of some days of yore. I have experienced life much differently than most of you. It was and is a good life. I hope to share nuggets of appreciation for those who have gone before me and those who come after me. By necessity you are among those who come after me and I will tell you of those who came before. Once upon a time in a little house on a prairie - oops, change that lest I commit plagiarism - and change that “house on the prairie” to “dugout on the prairie.” So my story begins...
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21 Responses to WITH A FLOURISH

  1. calensariel says:

    How adorable! Great poem to go with it!

  2. shoreacres says:

    Ohmygoodness! She is a sweetheart, for sure. And look at that smile. Lovely.

    • oneta hayes says:

      One of my great granddaughters – four years old. This is a first for me to post my sweeties. I’ll probably have to find an excuse to the others. Thanks so much for comment.

  3. kingsoracle says:


  4. Salvageable says:

    A lovely child, a lovely photograph, and a lovely poem. J.

  5. Faye says:

    Lovely smile, Thanks for posting beautiful photograph. God Bless your sweet and precious great granddaughter!

    • oneta hayes says:

      Thank you, Faye. Holding to the promise of God that our children will be blessed. I try to cast aside the fears for them for the future. But the love and care of God is not lessened for his little ones.

  6. Beaton says:

    I heart the poem ^_^
    its like some reverse haiku but instead of 5-7-5 syllables you used 7-5-7 Syllables
    and yes I counted hahaha

    PS your great granddaughter is a star ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★

  7. How adorable! She’s a gorgeous little lady, I agree that she’s the belle of the party 🙂

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