Tag Archives: The Daily Post

Longest Day of 2014

So, today will be the longest day of the year, and this year I can say with some truth that I’m as happy about this annual fact as I have been in all the years past. The mark of summer … Continue reading

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Verbal Tick

Daily Prompt Is there a word or a phrase you use (or overuse) all the time, and are seemingly unable to get rid of? If not, what’s the one that drives you crazy when others use it? Maybe yeah. When … Continue reading

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City Planners

If you could clone one element from another city you’ve visited — a building, a cultural institution, a common street food, etc. — and bring it back to your own hometown, what would it be? The heat & humidity of … Continue reading

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Antique Antics

What’s the oldest thing you own? (Toys, clothing, twinkies, Grecian urns: anything’s fair game.) Recount its history — from the object’s point of view. I’m a superstitious person, and I’m here at WP to get over myself in a few … Continue reading

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Terminal Time

Daily Post You’re at the airport, your flight is delayed for six more hours, and none of your electronic devices is working. How do you pass the time? It probably wouldn’t even depend on where this plane landed for me. … Continue reading

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Living Art

One day, your favorite piece of art — a famous painting or sculpture, the graffiti next door — comes to life. What happens next? This isn’t my favorite sculpture, and it isn’t even mine. I do enjoy artwork, but you … Continue reading

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Aw, Grow Up Will Ya?

Binding Judgment Does it ever make sense to judge a book by its cover — literally or metaphorically? Tell us about a time you did, and whether that was a good decision or not. The simple response to this daily … Continue reading

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