Why not Just Write?

How did I get here … sitting in front of my computer?

Hands hovering over the keyboard as I stare at the screen.

It all began when making my bed.

I noticed the plants on the windowsill needed water.

So, I headed to the kitchen where a stack of dirty dishes waited.

I filled the sink with soapy water and left to look for stragglers.

Finding none, an empty plastic pot on the table grabbed my attention.

I had meant to plant seeds of sage the day before but got distracted.

Soil placed in the pot, I needed a clip to place on top of the bag.

Enroute to the stationary drawer at my desk, I had a thought for my story.

I sat at the computer to write it down before I forgot it.

So, here I sit with an unmade bed, an open bag of soil, no seeds in my pot, and dirty dishes in my sink.

Well, at least I’m writing. =)

 

**Photo taken by Toni Cuenca.

7 Comments Add yours

    1. Thanks much, Magarisa! 🙂

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      1. magarisa says:

        My pleasure, Brenda. 🙂

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  1. Irene says:

    Ah, a post that many of us can relate to! Oh, those distractions that never end. 😉

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    1. Love to here it’s not just me. 🙂 I ended up where I really wanted to be … writing!

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  2. Ah yes I can relate! Distractions everywhere!! But when an idea comes you have to grab it before it disappears 😀

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    1. Very true, and sometimes it disappears anyways (haha). Thank you for stopping by!

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