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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1412 (extreme haibun) РDaisies
“Today I have a new task for you all. The prompt for today is “daisies” and you are invited to create an extreme haibun or in other words “your haibun may have a maximum of 55 words including the haiku (or in this task … tanka).” 74 more words

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Homestead On The Hillside PDF

The homestead on the Hillside has 153 ratings and 11 reviews. Hannah said: Out of seven stories in this collection, I liked two. They were too short to s Homestead on the Hillside written by the author Mary Jane Holmes is a great book highly recommended to read. 377 more words

Open House: Come Visit Hillside, the Julian Price House, and See Its Dazzling Restoration

Hillside, unlike the other houses on this website, isn’t actually for sale. Its owners, Michael and Eric Fuko-Rizzo, bought the decrepit Fisher Park landmark in 2016 for $415,000. 496 more words



Operation make-a-porch is underway. Here is the yard-side of the house (no egress has been annoying already for us).

And here is the listing from 20 years ago when there used to be a small porch. 23 more words

Chicago gang violence increasingly spilling into funerals

Gang violence in Chicago is so pervasive that it is now spilling into funeral services. The problem has escalated to the point that Cook County has established a task force to address it, CBS Chicago reports.

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Tiburon Harbor at Sunset

Though I’m sure both the homes and the boats of Tiburon cost dearly for their charming setting, it’s easy to forget all of that when the sun is going down and a cool breeze is blowing in the from the San Francisco Bay. 18 more words