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Dog Weather

Come outside, it’s raining! Damp tree scents tickle our noses; delicious, earthy chills. Raindrops splash in puddles. Watch them dance; taste the freshness. Hear the rain trickle through moss-furred branches overhead. Feel the wet soaking in. Then back inside to … Continue reading

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A Very Furry Christmas

“Tomorrow is Christmas, Tux Cat!” “Do you think Santa Claws will bring us presents?” “Chules, Santa Claws knows whether you’ve been naughty or nice.” “What’s your point, Tux Cat?” “Never mind, Chules. Let’s just go to sleep and hope for … Continue reading

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Seven Days in Black and White

Day One I’ve been nominated by Cee at Cee’s Photography to take part in a new photo challenge that’s going around blogdom. The rules for the challenge are as follows: Seven days. Seven black and white photos of your life. … Continue reading

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Night Bite

Prepare for fright when full moon’s light beams through midnight gloom. Be forewarned, you’ll be transformed if bitten by the moon.     JNW’s Halloween Challenge: werewolf

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Autumn Equinox

Today is the first day of autumn. In my hemisphere that signals shorter days, cooling weather, leaves turning color and then dropping, and animals preparing to hunker down for the cold, dark days to come. Autumn is my favorite time … 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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youth

young naiveté yields to curiosity yet to be betrayed  Y is for youth. #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 line the … Continue reading

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karma

karma good or bad kindles consequences that keep us off kilter      K is for karma. #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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Weekend Coffee Share (1/1/17)

#WeekendCoffeeShare is graciously hosted by Diana at ParttimeMonsterBlog.com. If we were having egg nog, I’d wish you a hopeful, healthy and safe New Year! I have issues with wishing for happiness, but perhaps we can postulate that if one has … Continue reading

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the ties (or glues) that bind

Merry Christmas from our house to yours! There’s been no holiday baking in my kitchen this year. Counter tops and back splashes  are ripped out, the range is covered with a paint tarp, wires dangle where light fixtures used to … Continue reading

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