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Rain Rain Go Away....

I was being a little lazy this morning and leisurely waited to eat my breakfast.  By time I finished eating and was ready for my after breakfast “walk”….it was pouring outside. 39 more words

brightness beckoned

“In the midway of this our mortal life,
I found me in a gloomy wood, astray…”
Inferno Canto 1, Durante (Dante) degli Alighieri

in a mood…

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We came then to a place where figures scoff
Eternally at those they call “unclean”.
Through verbal clouds of scorn that made me cough,
I spied that justly famous Florentine… 483 more words

Immortal Verse

TWT: Two Word Tuesday

Flying High!

Last night I was running and jumping so fast that SHE had a hard time capturing me with HER camera…looks like I was flying…I was, I was!

Until tomorrow’s take-off…BAYL…

Motherhood and the Journey Into Hell

For my “light” (haha) summer reading, I’m reading Dante’s Inferno for the first time, fabulously translated by Robert Pinsky.  Pinsky’s translation illustrates Dante’s reactions to some of the people he encounters along his journey through the circles of the underworld.   372 more words


There's No Place Like Home...

Pup-cation ended yesterday and I was sad to bark good-bye to my Grandma and The Best Lap In The Whole Wide World…I stayed on Grandma’s lap until the very last second… 41 more words