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Soiled Crockery

I admit!

I’ve never admired the aesthetics hidden on the the remains of a coffee pot, the crunching soup drifting along the sink or even the scraps of the spaghetti fight that happened last night … Perhaps, only the lipstick marks on a glass of wine had their way… 34 more words

Dirty Dishes

Not For Use In Dishwashers

It was still two days until payday, and my wallet was empty, so it was scrambled eggs and pancakes for supper. There’s something about eating breakfast food at supper time that incites a little bit of giddiness and lightens the mood. 711 more words


A love letter to my pet hate [Writers Boot Camp: Day 8]

Dear Dirty Dishes

I write you this love letter to tell you what I cannot say vocally. We have been together since I was a wee child, but I knew from the moment my mother introduced you to me, we would be the best of friends for life and maybe later, something more. 410 more words

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Are you civilized enough to return your dirty dishes?

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The Weeds of Life

“O my God, since thou art with me, and I must now, in obedience to thy commands, apply my mind to these outward things, I beseech thee to grant me the grace to continue in thy presence; and to this end do thou prosper me with thy assistance, receive all my works, and possess all my affections.”  808 more words


Tim's Sink

A part of Christmas in July.

Tim leaned against the kitchen doorway, his pack hanging from a tired shoulder and his uniform shirt clenched in his fist, his knuckles white. 1,187 more words


Dirty Dishes Breed like Rabbits!

Many years ago a friend said that to me after she had been married for a while!  It is true!  I wake up to dishes.  There are more around noon and, of course, a pile at supper!   40 more words

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