Photo Challenge – Evanescent



But if I told you I captured the seemingly unassuming photo above at the very exact moment when my nephew’s hand collided with mine, after which, in a split-second, he retracted his hand, then the whole experience — the sound the impact made, the weight of his hand, the softness of it, how he grunted — despite what the image conveys, is ephemeral, vanishing like a thunderclap. Continue reading


There was a nurse named Kat,
Who mistook her patient for a rata,

So with a pair of scissors one day,
Cut she his hair come-what-may,

But boy! Did she a good job at that!

Daily Prompt: Better

aThis whole line describes the man’s level of unkemptness.