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Breezy Blunders

A gale tips a bin

Spilling waste and tins

A tin rolls down a hill

In the path of a running  man

The man takes a spill…

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Poems

Roll Call: The Calling

By Mikey, Retired LAPD

Today is June 15, 2017, a day after the shooting in Virginia and the near massacre that was thwarted. Everyone there, the politicians, the aides, the whosevers, … 531 more words

Roll Call

20170615 Britt, Hwy 529 Painted lady, moths, skippers, brushfoots, coppers, cabbage butterfly, dragonflies

We spent some time looking into the grass along Hwy 529 and Riverside Drive to see butterflies, moths, bees & flies foraging, pollinating and, I think, laying eggs. 270 more words

Roll Call: Larry and the Short-cut

By Mikey, retired LAPD

 

It was the winter of 1978 and as I recall the rain was relentless, not unlike what we have just experienced this year (2016). 548 more words

Roll Call

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We are more likely to purchase
from a sale on ignorance
if we carry around a memory
full of coppers

-William Leed-

Poetry

Beerly Beloved - 7 of our favourite local beers

We’re true believers in buying local where possible. Whilst we enjoy an Icelandic Einstok or an Australian HO (no jokes please – been there, heard that, got followed by a wierdo…), the growing abundance of local brewers in the North East means a Geordie beer lover need never go thirsty. 532 more words

Food Hauls

Your Behaviour is Suspect

The line went dead. I quickly put the phone away and, with eyes closed, pinched the bridge of my nose.

Shit.

This was exactly what I had been afraid of – and, presumably, precisely what the authorities had intended. 222 more words

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