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#Cat help (more like a #writers nemesis)

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This is my ever-present “helper,” Able to leap onto my keyboard in a single bound, and whose feet have more brain power in them than his head. Remember the old Bob Newhart series… Continue reading

99 word prompt : eminence

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March 26, 2019, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story that uses the word eminence. It’s a rich word full of different meanings. Explore how it sounds or how… Continue reading

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm : 10 strange things one learns in life

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 Never pass up a chance to ask why coworkers are frowning.  People like it when they think you’re paying attention.  A foolproof way to stop “sweating the small stuff.”  If it costs less… Continue reading

And the Incompetence continues

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The continuing saga of, “Not my monkeys, not my circus, so how did I end up in their cage?” If this is the future of on-line customer service, I’m doing all my shopping… Continue reading

This is what incompetence looks like

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How to “owe’ $4.74 on a purchase that you never received: An email message from Comenity Capital Bank regarding my Haband Credit Card account said I owed over $15.00 and my payment was… Continue reading

Not-quite-Wordless Wednesday

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    ©Joelle (I need my own house) LeGendre

Monday Funnies…

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Originally posted on Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog:
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Senseless Weekend Sarcasm : Punchy

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You’ve heard the word before.   When the bad guys have the good guys surrounded, the good guys start telling jokes.   …and… When you’ve had enough C#@p for one day, you laugh at the… Continue reading

99 Word Prompt : buckets

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March 21, 2019, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story that features a bucket of water. What is the condition of the water and what is the bucket for?… Continue reading

Health is a relative thing

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Ever have to fill out those %$#*&% forms at the doctor’s office…the ones in 8 font that you need a microscope to read? When you’re nearsighted, it looks a lot like this: Some… Continue reading