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Time to Reflect

I have taken the summer off. I’ve biked, hiked, knitted, hassled, fretted, sweated, gardened and napped.

Now the harvest is coming in hot and heavy and soon I’ll be putting food aside for the winter (already have lots and lots of applesauce, raspberries and rhubarb in the freezer for morning oatmeal), and I’m eager to get back to writing. 297 more words


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They say that policemen and fire fighters have a sixth sense. I’ve heard them talk of it myself. They are chasing a fugitive or in a burning house and something – a chill up the back, an unexplained pressure – tells them not to take the next step. 229 more words

WIPpet Wednesday - And She's Off

Hello! I hope you had a goon night’s sleep. If not, I hope you have access to large amounts of really good coffee, tea, or coacoa, as befits your personal taste. 587 more words


WIPpet Wednesday - Aaagh! 1.0

Greetings and salutations! Are any of you gardeners? I’m really not much of one, but this is the second year I and my family will be attempting a veggie garden. 633 more words


WIPpet Wednesday - Can't Sleep

Good day! As always, I hope you’ve had a decent week since last we chatted. I don’t know if any of you have heard, but there have been a couple huge fires raging up here, one of which was bigger than Seattle a couple days ago. 574 more words