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59. James' Charm School for What-The-F*ck Gays OR "James, Why Are You So Prickly?"

A while back, I was having lunch with my friend Jian Li. I was telling her about a date I had gone on where the guy grabbed my hand and kissed it, and I immediately responded with, “Stop it, stop being nice to me, you don’t even know me.” Jian Li laughed and asked me, “James, why are you so prickly?” I’ve been putting some thought into it. 1,335 more words

in this prickly world (senryu / photo edit)

Linked to the One Four Challenge at Robyn’s Fine Art, where our task is to take one image and edit it four different ways over four weeks.   50 more words

Now the backyard's dangerous in the dark

We became custodians, recently, of an instant cactus collection. I say instant, but it was only instant for us. The person who bequeathed his collection to us, one of our coworkers, undoubtedly spent years carefully curating this assemblage of little – and not so little! 262 more words


Being - 60

feeling spiky and prickly, like sharp thorns are pinging out of my skin, shoving people away from me, emanating disgust and disapproval of humans in general

© Freya Pickard 2015

Freya Pickard

A prickly question

If you were drowning
would you hang on to one –
if cacti could float?



“And he said unto them, What things? And they said unto him, Concerning Jesus of Nazareth, which was a prophet mighty in deed and word before God and all the people: 72 more words