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FLYING BLIND…OR… HOW TO LIVE IN MOROCCO FOR 2 WEEKS ON $800.00.

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This is for you, Barb Taub.  Another story about traveling after 50 that shows we have a sense of humor. The post was first published on the Nudge-Wink Report in 2014. At the… Continue reading

Inner battles

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  I’m up at 3:00am, after fighting two demons. Tlexaquatel, whoever that is (no, I don’t know how to spell it) and a lesser demon continually running from its nemesis. Both are like… Continue reading

Senseless Weekend Sarcasm : Thought bullets

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The thought bullets that impact my brain at 3 in the morning: ME:  God, the universe, whatever you are, why does evil always seem to win out in the end? God/Universe/Whatever (GUW: ):  I… Continue reading

99 word prompt : No Rainbows for me.

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June 24, 2021, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story about a cat named Rainbow on an outdoor adventure. Rainbow is any cat of any identification. What would draw… Continue reading

More Senseless 1st World Problems

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I keep breaking my nails.  If you’re thinking this… …you’re wrong. It’s more like this:   I went to the website using this picture, but whatever language it’s written in looks like hieroglyphics… Continue reading

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm : Weird weather

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Yesterday, my son advised me that the Atlanta area is experiencing tropical storm conditions. Atlanta?  Really?  What’s next, an Earthquake in Oklahoma? At this very moment — 3 in the morning — one… Continue reading

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June 18, 2021, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story that features a solstice. What is the era and setting? Use the solstice as a celebration, metaphor, or talking… Continue reading

Writer’s Doldrums

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  Inside the creative mind is a sea of possibilities. I have, at present, hit the red line that has sucked the wind from my sails. Like the belt around Earth 5 degrees… Continue reading

Poetry : An Ode To Friendship

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Finishing Line Press has published my son’s newest book of poetry! I’m trying to convince him to publish a poem on my blog at least once a month. If you’d like to see… Continue reading