Tag Archives: chickens

on wings

Scissors in one hand, hen in the other, a couple of quick snips and the wing tips swirl to the ground. Keeps ‘em from ‘flying the coop’, the farmer says. He releases the hen. She takes a moment to regain … Continue reading

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henpecked

hen pecks hopefully hunting overlooked morsels hidden in the dirt   H is for hen. #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 of each … Continue reading

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Blessed Three

So maybe I’m an overachiever. Susie Lindau’s #Blessed Project, which is aimed at inspiring us to consider the blessings in our lives, will wrap up next week. And although I’ve already counted several blessings here and here, I felt compelled … Continue reading

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Henhouse, Episode 7

JNW’s Halloween Challenge: Candy

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Brooding Faces

The Daily Post Discovery Challenge: Portraits

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Henhouse, Episode 6

“I see you hiding behind those rocks, brown dog. Yes, I have eyes in the back of my head. Wait… that’s the front of my head. No, no, the back… oh, never mind.”

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Henhouse, Episode 5

“Maybe I do need a pedicure, but don’t you think it’s time you shaved your legs?”

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