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NOT EXACTLY A LIEBSTER AWARD, BUT ANSWERING THE QUESTIONS

Liebster Award Nomination

AUGUST 7, 2020 / LYNCRAIN

I don’t usually do these because they WERE intended for new bloggers to help boost their readership. I’ve been blogging daily — unless I was in the hospital — for eight years with nearly 15,000 followers and just under 11,000 posts. 1,493 more words

Marilyn Armstrong

PETS AND THE PANDEMIC

Fandango’s Dog Days of August #6

It’s ironic that we lost both of our Scotties during this pandemic. Gibbs, who had never shown any sign of illness, simply died one afternoon on the sofa — soundlessly in his sleep and Bonnie, who had been failing for a couple of years, just about a month ago. 207 more words

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IS EVERYONE A LITTLE BIT RACIST?

Fandango’s Provocative Question #81

From Fandango:

“Racism, especially in America, is a thorny and divisive topic. Someone I know told me about a song, “Everyone’s a Little Bit Racist,” from the Broadway musical “Avenue Q.” It goes:

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GROWING GARDEN SUNSHINE

Sunshine in the Garden

I loved your Pick Me Up today, probably because I love sunflowers, though I have never successfully grown any.  But since you brought the subject up, I thought I’d send you some more garden sunshine.

Marilyn Armstrong

A PHOTO A DAY: PLAYFUL GOLDFINCHES

August photo a day challenge: Goldfinches

written by citysonnet

It was a bright and sunny day and the Goldfinches were out enjoying the black oil sunflower seeds. 49 more words

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LOST LOVE?

Fandango’s Dog Days of August #4

I think I’m married to my lost love. So I guess he isn’t lost. Garry was never lost. He was just too busy. 53 more words

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CAPITALISM AROUND THE WORLD

In a world that has gotten rather grim, this made me laugh.
I’ve seen it before. It made me laugh a couple of years ago,
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Marilyn Armstrong