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I’ve Got Sunshine Wine and Dandelion Gold"

Happy Groundhog Day, everyone!

Today’s Word Press prompt asks us to start off with a line from a song we love. I could write a thousand lines of songs that are meaningful to me, but this one comes to mind now because of the poem I just read. 290 more words

Musings

Home & Loved Ones

Today’s Daily Prompt asks how long we’ve spent apart from our favorite person. Well, I spent seventeen years apart from my husband. But I guess it was for the best, as I did have some serious growing up during those seventeen years. 299 more words

Musings

Another Mouth to Feed

by Edgar A. Guest

We’ve got another mouth to feed
from out our little store;
to satisfy another’s need
is now my daily chore.

A growing family is ours, 190 more words

Poetry

The Danger of Getting A Pet

“I’ll Take Care of It—I PROMISE!”

Have you ever stood at the cash register in a pet supply store and heard a parent in front of you warning their child, “You’ll have to look after this pet now!”? 819 more words

Musings

Stuck

by Edgar Guest

I’m up against it day by day,
my ignorance is distressing;
the things I don’t know on the way
I’m busily confessing. 177 more words

Thoughts

BLESSINGS

by Edgar Guest

By the blue that bends above us,
by the smiling friends who love us,
by the laughter of a baby
…..and the babbling of a brook; 178 more words

Poetry

An Old-Time Country Breakfast

SAUSAGE

by Edgar A. Guest

You may brag about your breakfast foods you eat at break of day,
your crisp, delightful shavings and your stack of last year’s hay, 340 more words

Poetry