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BEING ALTO

(with apologies to my soprano friends)

You read music. Good. Sing alto.

 ~My junior high chorus teacher

My flute, silver bell,

white-throated sparrow… 41 more words

Humans And Other Animals

Pigeons are wildly underrated

Pigeons are gross. They’re also wildly underrated.

Vox: Sure, there are bad things about these birds (like the way they deface statues of our own species’ great leaders). 32 more words

Humans And Other Animals

April Prompt the Last

Ray’s #5: a tour of the alchemist’s garden

A TOUR OF THE ALCHEMIST’S GARDEN

Immortality, they call it,

silver against green in spring, 102 more words

Humans And Other Animals

April Prompt #29

Janice’s #4: Black sheep of the family

I HAVE WOOL

Leftovers from mittenwork:

red, purple, orange, green.

Brown tweed, midnight blue,

pale blue, marled blue ends… 96 more words

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April Prompts #28

Kari’s #1:  A gastronomic delight

WHAT THEY EAT

~for Mouawia

The blessed souls in Paradise–

that garden where one can eat

of the fruit of any tree but one– 48 more words

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Business Town

Welcome to Business TownAn ongoing project attempting to explain our highly intangible, deeply disruptive, data-driven, venture-backed, gluten-free economic meritocracy to the uninitiated. With apologies to Richard Scarry. 40 more words

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April Prompts #25

Kari’s #3:  people with animal or insect characteristics

HOARDINGS

Under the eaves,

in an abandoned robin’s nest,

a flying squirrel stashes mushrooms. 65 more words

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