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I long for stars

I long for stars,
look up and yearn for height,
and beauty.

Here in the humdrum
I am lucky if I get to dazzle… 91 more words


"Who are we? We find that we live on an insignificant planet of a humdrum star lost in a galaxy tucked away in some forgotten corner of a universe in which there are far more galaxies than people."

The sun is shining, but it is cold, and the strong wind makes the day feel even colder. I need to fill the bird feeders, and that will be my only outside venture. 316 more words


Weekend check in.

Ended up caught in a snowstorm yesterday which made my return home from downtown nearly impossible. Roads in Denver were a mess, I-70 was icy and slow, and 285 had been shut down due to a… 333 more words

A Clean Slate

They say start from a clean slate –
how wrong!

The words that were once written
in the slate
in white, blue and red
could be erased, 46 more words



We went shopping yesterday and I got my hub some jeans… He wanted me to wash them before he wore them (he’s like that, I’m not) and so he loaded up the washer… It’s not the sunniest of days, rather dreary and cloudy and misty and windy and gray.. 107 more words

Weekly Review #1

We have made it past our first week here in Your Daily Vocabulary. Hooray! Now, let us recall our first seven words.

  • intelligible – capable of being understood; comprehensible…
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Weekly Review



Monotonous; boring.

The Chemistry professor delivers his lecture in a humdrum fashion.

Source: The American Heritage Dictionary Fifth Edition