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Weekend in Cheonan

At the weekend my husband and I went to Cheonan to meet a couple who we befriended in Glasgow who moved back to Korea around the same time as us. 340 more words


Raccoon boards TTC subway train, briefly halts morning rush-hour service

TTC subway service was briefly stopped in downtown Toronto Friday morning after a pesky raccoon made its way onto a station platform and walked onto a subway. 520 more words


Turning Tail

Kathi Appelt‘s glorious book notwithstanding, I must confess that earlier this year, I’d about had it with raccoons. They dug up my newly planted flowers. 270 more words

Raccoons and the Shiny Things

In Panama City, FL (a part of the Emerald Coast along the panhandle) a homeowner was having problems. You see, light bulbs in her deck lighting fixtures were disappearing with surprising regularity. 248 more words


Please, just go

The past few nights I’ve heard noises from inside the walls. At first I thought that it was the wind, or maybe a squirrel on the roof, or maybe just the creaks and groans of a 100-year-old house. 719 more words

Asheville Living

Where do all the Bulbs Go?

I have planted hundreds of bulbs in my gardens.

Some stick around and multiply, others disappear.

Where do they go?

I mark them with swizzle sticks, so I won’t dig them up by accident or plop a plant on top of them. 164 more words

Call Me Left-Over Man

Call me Left-Over Man — Feeder of Raccoons.

We’ll call you Ishmael. Waste is the birthright of might, the backbone of a God-fearing society. Raccoons spread rabies and babies, so keep your cans closed and your trap shut, pal. 277 more words