Category Archives: coloryourworld

COLOR YOUR WORLD

Kleenex had been around twenty years or more But unknown to me until nineteen-forty-four. A girl passed me a tissue for my tears in church, She noticed  that I, for a hanky did search. I’ve found that Kleenex is certainly … Continue reading

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MIDNIGHT TEMPTATION

GRANNY APPLE YELLOW is in my sight Sitting here at my desk after midnight. A post it note, and a grocery list A plant, a tube, and a pipe cleaner to twist. Picture of a lawn, and a birthday card Finding … Continue reading

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COLORS SERENE

Brook of classic blue Mid’st fern green of mossy walls Skilled Master Painter ************ Image:  Pixabay Thanks to Ronovan for the haiku challenge to use the words “moss” and “brook.”  Tourmaline hosts Color Your World with the first color of … Continue reading

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HOW NOW, BROWN COW

Perhaps you do not know that “How Now Brown Cow” might have had it’s origin from Shakespeare’s “As You Like It,” when he wrote “How say you now?  Is it not past two o’clock?”  Also – perhaps it didn’t. But … Continue reading

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DON’T CALL ME UNOBSERVANT – BUT…

Sammy and I were excitedly making plans with a friend who was contracting with us to build a new house for us.  I was dumbfounded when he asked, “What color brick do you want?”   What!   We have to choose a … Continue reading

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“THEME” DATE

“Let’s have a “theme date,” Sally suggested.  “Give me a word.” “Apricot,” John responded.  They set two rules.  Each must choose two items or activities which would represent the theme word. Sally smiled because she knew John was making it … Continue reading

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LACKS FUNCTIONALITY

I’m glad I didn’t buy this for the light it provides; it’s function is strictly beauty, something pleasant to my eyes.  Although this light has great looks, it is no use for reading books.  The shadow patterns on the walls … Continue reading

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ALMOND BLOSSOMS

Painting by van Gogh Art that pleases me These captured almond blossoms, image without flaw.   ***************** Image:   van Gogh painting, wikipedia Tourmaline’s challenge – Color Your World.  May 14 – “almond” https://tourmalinenow.com/2019/05/07/color-your-world-is-back/comment-page-1/#comment-90800

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