Hi! My name’s Ashley, and on this blog I will be posting weekly essays during the school year and stories and poems as often as possible, as well as any other post on a random topic. I’d appreciate it if you’d tell tell me how I can improve my blog!
A reminder of the cowboy days…..coyotes howling……tumbleweeds rolling in the cool night breeze. And a crackling campfire, over which is roasting the day’s kill.
This is the flag that flies at my college campus. It was a stormy day and it sorta reminded me of the words of the anthem: “…through the perilous night.” 🙂 Not that the storm was very perilous! It was just gray clouds.
Yesterday I had extra time in the middle of my class so I doodled this:
I was inspired by Emmy. As a practiced eye can tell, it has 1900’s fenders. I showed it to my dad and he proclaimed it a “Hummer H-2”. Looking at it more closely, I guess I kinda did draw a Hummer, which I think is pretty cool. 🙂 Tell me what you think!
Hey, y’all! Over the past weeks life’s been pretty crazy around here! I’m cramming high school and college together and starting next week I’ll also be studying for my ACT exam (taken in December).
But, in between all that, (and during 🙂 ) I have managed to knit five scarves. After multiple requests from my fellow students I have decided to unveil my masterpieces!! 😀 The’re kinda amateurish but my family loves them.
This first one I gave to my mom. It’s my favorite.
It’s super soft and fuzzy. I hit the jackpot with the yarn.
This next one is my sister’s (Baroque Myriam). It came out better than the other ones for some reason; the rest all have “stripes” on the ends. 🙂 Continue reading
A shack of hay bales. There are so many of these around here!