Monthly Archives: December 2015

The Stroke of Midnight: 2015/2016

Carolyn’s Online Magazine THE STROKE OF MIDNIGHT: 2015/2016 The WordPress prompt for January 1, 2016, was: where were you last night at midnight? On New Years Eve my husband Monte and I had dinner at my daughter’s house, then returned … Continue reading

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New Year Certainties for…2016?

Carolyn’s Online Magazine NEW YEAR CERTAINTIES FOR…2016? The years for the statements below, published in a New Year’s article, are listed as X and W. It’s up to you to determine what years the statements were/are made. Do you believe … Continue reading

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New Year’s Eve Times Square Ball Drop Quiz

Carolyn’s Online Magazine NEW YEAR’S EVE TIMES SQUARE BALL DROP QUIZ New Year’s Eve. The night when much of the country’s population is tied to their television sets to watch the New York Times Square ball drop, announcing the moment … Continue reading

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Santa Got Chewed Up By a Doggie

Carolyn’s Online Magazine SANTA GOT CHEWED UP BY A DOGGIE NOTE: The WordPress photo challenge for December 22, 2015, is to take a moment to embrace the “now,” sharing a photo of that moment. ~~~~~~~~~~~~ Following a very busy pre-Christmas … Continue reading

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On the 6th Day of Christmas…Six Geese A’layin’…

Carolyn’s Online Magazine ON THE SIXTH DAY OF CHRISTMAS MY TRUE LOVE GAVE TO ME SIX GEESE A-LAYIN…  Each year my husband Monte and I design a Christmas ornament/card. On some years we’ve incorporated ornaments depicting the gifts in the … Continue reading

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Christmas Gift Wishes and Quotes for 2015

Carolyn’s Online Magazine CHRISTMAS GIFT WISHES FOR 2015 WITH ADDED QUOTES There are three stages of man: he believes in Santa Claus; he does not believe in Santa Claus; he is Santa Claus.” — Bob Phillips ~~~~~~~~~~~~ During December I’ve … Continue reading

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Images of Family Gatherings Through the Years

Carolyn’s Online Magazine IMAGES OF FAMILY GATHERINGS THROUGH THE YEARS The WordPress photo prompt for December 18, 2015, is Share with us your interpretation of “gathering.” I took a walk down memory lane and found photos to share with you. … Continue reading

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First Snowfall Hits Buffalo Dec. 18, 2015

Carolyn’s Online Magazine WINTER DESCENDS IN BUFFALO AND PENNSYLVANIA DECEMBER 18-19, 2015 “I’m telling you: it’s snowing, snowing, snowing,” my older sister told me. “We’re supposed to get 5-8 inches of lake effect snow.” This news wouldn’t be surprising if … Continue reading

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“Oops” Moments in a Writographer’s December Day

Carolyn’s Compositions “OOPS” MOMENTS IN A WRITOGRAPHER’S DAY DECEMBER 16, 2015 NOTE: Although the WordPress prompt was for photography (OOPS), I took the liberty of being a writographer, and applied the prompt in a photography/writing format. 7:30 a. m. Sun shining, … Continue reading

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Hacked! My Parallel Self Visits Turkey

Carolyn’s Online Magazine HACKED! MY PARALLEL SELF VISITS TURKEY NOTE: The WordPress prompt for December 3, 2015, is Tell us about the top five places you’ve always wanted to visit. There are several places I’d like to visit besides the … Continue reading

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