A serendipitous crossing of paths. A few lucky words, well placed in time and space. There are many things I will never be, but there is also this: I never expected to fly.

This post was written in response to the Trifecta Writing Challenge weekly prompt:

You should write a creative response using the given word. You must use the word in your response, and you must use it correctly. Your response can be no fewer than 33 and no more than 333 words. This week’s word is:

LUCKY (adjective)

1: having good luck
2: happening by chance : fortuitous
3: producing or resulting in good by chance : favorable

This post is dedicated, for whatever that’s worth, to everyone who has helped me find joy in writing. In particular, this means Cameron D. Garriepy, who pulled me into the blogosphere via Write On Edge and her own particular brand of enthusiasm, and more generally, this means the entire Trifecta community.

10 responses to “Happenstance

  1. Oh how I loved this. LOVED it. Yes! for sure..the community and the support, the inspiration and the motivation, such wonderful parts of our writing lives.

    so glad I got to meet you. HOW LUCKY am I? 🙂


  2. This is simple and beautiful. I love it! (: It says everything important in only a few words.


  3. Words well placed in time and space – that’s right! Good stuff


  4. What a great tribute. Love the last line, Christine!


  5. Concise and clever. Well done.


  6. You said so much using only few words-Kudos Christine,loved this:-)


  7. What a lovely, heartfelt poem.


  8. short and swet I like it


  9. Of all the times to lapse in my blog reading, and to come here and find such a sweet thing from you. Thank you. I love that I dragged you back to sharing your words with a greater audience, and so amazed by then regularly.

    And I miss you in the real world, you and your lovely family, even the ones I haven’t met yet!


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