Feeling Similar to a Wallflower at a Dance

Today I did a little research – reviewed statistics and facts. 

Two years submitting blog posts and the occasional hiatus with good reason.

It’s difficult to understand how a person with thousands of fans winds up with only a few likes. How is this possible? 

In my profession this retiree – a full-charge bookkeeper – had to balance the books each month. 

There appears to be something amiss with the numerical figures I witness when accessing blogs.

Humans by nature compare – quality versus quantity.

Although I’ve touched on topics pertaining to my personal life,  I refrain from offering up all the embed details.

Where do I fit in? I ask myself that question.

Not a prude by nature; however, I refuse to write trash.

It’s becoming more apparent (similar to the dating world) the genuine nice man or woman isn’t in demand.

Life hasn’t always been easy and no desire to write about all the dirty laundry – saving that for an actual book.

To those who have befriended me I say “Thank You” – to others well it would have been nice to have known you.  

Maybe the next two years will be different – new content – always hope – remain positive in thought – healthy mind.

I shall sit alone with my thoughts as how to progress – continue blogging – hoping for more interaction and more fans.

The other option is return to my favorite past-time for decades where at the end of the day each step moving forward gave me great satisfaction.

Time is precious! I don’t wish to waste it! – I tried my best! The future awaits! God Bless!

   

 

Typical Afternoon

Tis hot and humid outdoors 90 plus degrees
Sad I sweat windows down can't afford fix A/C

Transfer dollars bank to bank require usage ATM
Bank lobby men 'end of life' converse morbid Amen

Survival overheard gruesome details kept lunch down
Afternoon agenda shop closest supermarket hometown 

Slowly walk pushing basket up and down crowded aisles
Realization community frowners missing beautiful smiles

Six self-checkout machines non-stop spurt directions
Quick irritant customers chastise speak loud objections

Groceries onboard vehicle low mileage popular model SUV
Drive home low on gas unknown whereabouts station attendee

Grocery purchases unpacked safe cupboards some fridge stored 
Quiet time access PC mailroom partake personal beverage reward  

Surprise! Surprise! Excessive amount mail awaits thou view
Leave bulk of laughable contents another day posts in review. 

Fun choice write 'bout laughable afternoon excursion
Experimental follower count reader like versus aversion

Struggle feel abundance rejection writers certain face 
Older folk sad apparent limitation amidst beloved human race.

© 2018 June Quintin
 

Organizational Process Finale!

Periodic write poems rhymingTopic online dating undermining

Hours human broken-heart therapy timeSurrender selection Stop Sign end of line

Desire not bore readers daily basisHappily marrieds rare relate divorce cases

Certainly hold membership world romanceDoubtful dream realization thou third chance

Creative new older generation ideasReader audience hopeful appreciate peers

Writing tools gather plus new device displayVoice recorder memory day-by-day account relay

Discovery requirement usage small lighted magnifierReading instructions small print definitely be harder

Wonder 'bout paperwork purchase box inclusiveCompact zip words coincidence eyeglasses abusive

Suggestive occurrences interesting daily readsOrganizational choices pristine perception proceed.

© 2018 June Quintin

A Sprinkle of Balderdash

Man appear perfect gentleman
Dates 1,2,3 good mannerisms

Vulnerable fish available catch
Oops! True traits begin mix-match

Warning women background wise
Handsome man be snake in disguise

Prior succumb thoughts e-erlast love
Behavioral patterns important note thereof

Once a liar, always a liar
Once a cheater, always a cheater

Better alone or true friendships world see
Avoid heartache, set the dastardly rat free!

© 2018 June QuintinA Sprinkle of Balderdash