Category Archives: Animalia

the hunter

a mighty hunter, hear my call stalking prey through grasses tall a stealthy panther, fangs and all disguised as house cat, tame and small lithe and sleek, I crouch and crawl elusive prey my quest may stall but read the … Continue reading

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pawpaw patch

pawsit  pawsitive pawsibilities  upawn pawsing  pawnderings (posit positive possibilities upon pausing ponderings) CB&W photo challenge: paws

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just the four of us

early morning walk shadowed by fleeting shadows come noon they’ll be gone The Daily Post weekly photo challenge: Transient

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Loud Noises

The lawn mower rattles disconcertingly as I push it into the tall grass of my back yard. A vague image crosses my mind of the mower blade coming loose and hurling treacherously into space like errant nunchucks, and I remind … Continue reading

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zip lines

zebra dog on couch zealously flaunting his stripes zestful pretender   Z is for zest, zeal, zebra and zip. #AtoZChallenge: 26 posts in April, topics to proceed alphabetically. Theme optional.  My theme: a three-line poem each day (5-7-5, haiku form) with the … Continue reading

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Soulful (Wordless Wednesday & WPC)

The Daily Post weekly photo challenge: Surprise    “Much of photography is about discovery, and with discovery may come a surprise.” You may be surprised, what you see in my eyes.

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I spy

insect on ceiling inclines its head toward me I’m inclined to run    I is for insect. #AtoZChallenge: 26 posts in April, topics to proceed alphabetically. Theme optional.  My theme: a three-line poem each day (5-7-5, haiku form) with the first letter … Continue reading

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