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an intimidating little hiss

Sometimes, although it is rather like a kitten protecting a lion, I want to shield you from anything that has or will ever hurt you. I want to insinuate myself between you and whatever threatens and bravely stand my ground, facing the enemy with an intimidating little hiss. 15 more words

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under the waterfall (haiku)

under the waterfall –
a scent of old oak
borne on the mist

under the waterfall –
the hiss of foam
softened by oak… 84 more words

Could This be the End of Outside Adventures?

We let our cats outside again on Sunday for some backyard fun. This time nobody caught a lizard and Frankie did not get on the roof (although he came close), but there was trouble nonetheless. 313 more words

LISS OR HIIT? Maybe you should try HISS!

There has been a longstanding debate in the cardio world of which is more effective – LISS or HIIT. LISS, which stands for Low Intensity Steady State, is incorporated throughout the duration of Kayla Itsines’ BBG, with HIIT, or High Intensity Interval Training, being brought in for just the last four weeks of the first guide. 777 more words


The Long Journey Home

Even though our group is beginning to disperse, I still have another full day left in Beijing before my flight home to Boston. One by one our group departs – some leave for their home countries and others continue on their epic journeys through Asia and beyond. 645 more words


Hiss in the Dark

Late one night, my son was in the garage unlocking the back door without turning the light on. He heard the cat eating, so reached down to pet her.   70 more words


Wrath of the Nature

Courtesy of:
National Geographic, January 2015
Photo: Carsten Peter
Graphics: Samantha Welkers