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Simply Shorts

Sometimes, when I have a few spare minutes, I grab some paper and write. Sometimes, that writing turns into something. And sometimes, I decide to share that with y’all. 761 more words

Musings Of A Meek Maniac

The Fight for Equality: Animal Farm

Animal Farm by George Orwell

“All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.”

Although I enjoy reading fiction and read a fair amount of it (I earned my degree in English, after all), I recommend more… 1,051 more words

Young Adult Fiction


I found this on my notes again, written last year. I guess I’m more prolific when I’m morose. Haha. 🤭


She had read a thousand other romance and fiction paperbacks in the whole of her lifetime, 261 more words


Anthems and Allegories

There have been points in my life where a song jumped out at me. Where the lyrics struck hard, sometimes reducing me to tears.

The first, as a teenager was the Blue Oyster Cult’s Great Sun Jester.    201 more words

Random Blatherings

Now in paperback

It seems a lot of people want a book they can hold in their hands rather than an e-book.  If you are one of those, we are happy to announce that my wife’s latest book is now available in paperback on Amazon.com for $10.99 US. 96 more words


Throwback Thursday: Maniac Magee

This week for Throwback Thursday we recommend: Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli.

After his parents die, Jeffrey Lionel Magee’s life becomes legendary, as he accomplishes athletic and other feats which awe his contemporaries. 54 more words


Haiku week- Birds


two crows on the run

plotting a vicious murder

huddle together.


Two sparrows on edge

thirst and hunger drove them mad

ate an alley cat. 42 more words