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Nothing new to report

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The self-proclaimed “god of cats” has once again taken over my desk.  No new books yet, but “The First Level of Hell” books 3 through 6 have been edited.  I’m still waiting for… Continue reading

Things you learn when you have Tourette’s

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This is not a “feel sorry for me” post, it’s to help others understand Tourette’s Syndrome from the vantage point of someone who has it.  Tourette’s is great teacher that continues to provide… Continue reading

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm : 2021 prediction

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Everyone else is getting on the prediction wagon. Here are my predictions for 2021. There will be hurricanes. I’ll be sleeping with dogs somewhere on the bed — wherever they leave space for… Continue reading

Ruins

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The library of Alexandria burns. We surf for information Starved of knowledge.   Atlantis sweeps away ruins of history. Reimagined priests worship Brahman’s sacrifice.   Ten thousand years, Sahara’s secrets waited. We bury… Continue reading

Change

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Don’t remember when this particular betrayal occurred. Possibly the day I compared a “new-and-improved” name-brand plastic bag against an older, thicker one that I’d washed and used many times. The facts were undeniable.… Continue reading

A bit of love and humor

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Over the years, I’ve taken pictures of my beloved 4-footed family.  In these turbulent political times, let’s take a few minutes to appreciate a bit of love and humor. All have been published… Continue reading

Senseless Monday Sarcasm : Weird thanks

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  The world is insane, when humans shoot their own feet, and then blame the gun. <><_><> Call me insane but remember that the insane can still be correct.   I declare this… Continue reading

99 word prompt : Stone Butterfly.

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January 7, 2021 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story using the contrasting prompts butterfly and stone. It doesn’t have to be a western ranch chore; it can be… Continue reading

It’s a dog’s life

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Originally posted on bluebird of bitterness:
We need something to smile about in these hectic times. Nothing makes me smile more than dogs. Reblogged from bluebirdofbitterness.com ENJOY! bluebird of bitterness View original post

Ronovan Writes Décima & Haiku poetry challenge :

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DÉCIMA: 10 lines of poetry that rhyme. 8 syllables per line.   SET RHYMING PATTERN: ABBAACCDDC OR  two stanzas of ABBA/ACCDDC. THE CHALLENGE WORD:  (CONTRAST) in the A rhyme line. HAIKU:  3 lines.  5 syllables in the… Continue reading