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while walking home from school


it’s just a can
a metal cylindrical can
and it’s anyone’s guess what used
to be inside it
a perfect size for baked beans or peaches… 105 more words

Poetry

Don't look a gift horse in the can

This good piece of advice was unintentionally uttered by the husband of a malaphor follower.  It is a mash up of “don’t look a gift horse in the mouth” (receive a gift graciously and without criticism) and I think “in the can” (successfully completed and ready for consumption) or  perhaps “kick the can down the road” (to postpone a definitive action).   112 more words

Words

Hey Megs <3

Boy do I have a fun project for you! So you know those tin cans that you get your tomato sauce, peas and beans in? 764 more words

Upcycle

Kick the can

“If it takes a village to raise a child, it takes a village to abuse them.”
– from the movie Spotlight

Olly olly olly oxen free!

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Poetry

Plague House

We’ve been sick for a week.

It sucks being sick, but it sucks even more when you’re both sick at the same time, and can’t take care of one another. 223 more words

Textiles

Passing Down Our Stories

A question a few weeks ago, and then again this weekend with Dad. So I thought I should write something.

“Tell us a story about when you were a kid.” 337 more words

Three Arguments Against Performance Reviews

I don’t like performance reviews. I never liked giving them, and I never liked getting them. They are like school report cards, only less well-meaning and more poorly formed. 1,446 more words

Business