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First Day of Christmas

There’s some discrepancy over when the 12 days of Christmas actually start. Christmas Day is the generally accepted First Day, but others think it’s Boxing Day, and that makes 6th January Twelfth Night (which is what I was brought up with – the decorations have to come down on that day!). 20 more words

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A Partridge's Calling (Day 12 of the 12 Days Before Christmas Poetry Challenge)

Greetings all! I thought it would be fun to take the 12 Days of Christmas song and use that as inspiration for a series of 12 poems from now through Christmas Eve. 231 more words


Divertimento - Anna Bon

Carpe Diem Haiku Kai’s December theme, Let the Music Inspire You


amorous courtship

pair of lovebirds in pear tree

dovetailed nesters dance



'Sects Thursday 12/08/2016

*This has a neater effect than I originally planned… it’s like it compels you to contemplate its very existence. You can’t stop looking, I know it! :)


'Sects Wednesday 12/07/2016

*Don’t worry, I’m not doing it again this year! It was really hard coming up with twelve horrible puns last year… so this year all you get is the Partridge on a pear tree. :)


Strange Spider Web

This dead pear tree has quite a history.

Now it houses a spider whose web is about 3 feet high in the tree.

The silk is so fine the web would be hard to spot if it wasn’t for the “stuff” in it. 197 more words