Senryu : captivating jelly jars


it’s the jelly jars
I have no chance to be slim
captivating sweets

senryu by M. Nakazato LaFreniere

In Tucson, Chocolate Iguana has been around for 27 years with chocolate, candies and espresso.  Recently someone has bought their building to put in a coffee shop they’ve invested in and Chocolate Iguana finds themselves suddenly without a home.  They will be moving out on March 31, 2018.

Their chocolate truffles are to die for!  If you haven’t been, go now.  Who knows if or how long before they can find a place and reopen.


Chocolate Iguana
500 N 4th Ave #1
Tucson, AZ 85705
M-Th 7am-8pm, F 7am-10pm,
Sa 8am-10pm, Su 9am-6pm

daily prompts, daily post

#192 Slim & Chance
weekly haiku poetry prompt

March 12: jelly jars
March writing prompts
putting my feet in the dirt

Haiku : Spring (2)


billowy breezes
look! flower buds opening
March shooing Spring in

haiku by M. Nakazato LaFreniere

A couple months ago on Entertain, I tried a screen recording in Second Life of my avatar doing a ballet with the sound of the rain happening on that sim.

Today I tried a screen recording again, this time within Photoshop to record a tutorial for that word “Spring” up above, putting a photograph in the word.  It Continue reading Haiku : Spring (2)

Tanka : amorous affections


feeling amorous?
is your affections for real?
love me, sick or old?
you are thinking about it?
bye??? we’ll always have Paris?

tanka by M. Nakazato LaFreniere


February 22 : Amorous Affections
February Writing Prompts
Putting my Feet in the Dirt

OpenLink Night #214
dVerse Poets Pub

second life photo by M. Nakazato LaFreniere, avatar Kayla Woodrunner
(no, that’s not me.  That elf with the flu was made by Remarkable Oblivion and is from his Santa’s Workshop series.  I do have a grandma avatar though among many others.)

Little Seahorse by Mellow Design Lab