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The writer’s not-quite-bright cat

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Other Brother Coon Cat (OBCC) is about to find my last nerve and stomp on it. . I was sleeping soundly when, around 11:45, I heard a BAM, a rustling of bushes, and… Continue reading

$366 Cat

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Other Brother Coon Cat (aka OBCC)  is middle-aged  — almost 9 years old.  This weekend he was going to the litter box at least once every half hour, most of the time nothing… Continue reading

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm : Life

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Life. That place between birth and death. Some days I think Birth and Death have a bet going.  Can’t you just see it? Birth says, “Let’s throw some humans on top of Earth… Continue reading

Seriously flawed standards

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Now, on a serious note. I happened upon a writer on Twitter and Facebook: Dakota Willink Her Twitter introduction:  “Amazon Int’l Bestselling Romance Author | Survived my 1st publishing with coffee & wine… Continue reading

Word fun

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(Another name for this post could’ve been:  HOW TO GET A 403 MESSAGE FROM WP when attempting a spellcheck.) I’ve been accused of a terrible crime:  Using big words. Who knew that hydrochlorothiazide… Continue reading

Intermission

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Did you know that epic movies — the ones made decades ago — had an intermission? When “Titanic” circulated the theaters, my daughter and I sat through the entire thing.  At the end… Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday : Florida winter sunset reflecting on the clouds

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Housekeeping, blog style

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No, my home doesn’t look like this: Nor does it look like this It’s somewhere in between the two extremes As I’ve mentioned many times, we live in a dog house and the dogs… Continue reading

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm : Why did I become a cat people?!

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I sit here…wondering… “Why did I spend days washing urine-soaked bedding, and what is it about cats that enslaves my heart to the point where I’ve been petting the little B@$tard for 10… Continue reading

99 word prompt : Valentines

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February 14, 2019, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about valentines. It can be Valentine’s Day, the exchange, love for another, romance, or friendship. Have a heart and… Continue reading