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Jeff Phillips: The Full Cat Report

As I was lying in bed the other morning, curled on my side and slowly waking, my cat Finnegan jumped up onto my hip, and walked in circles until he found the ideal contour to cozy up to. 1,612 more words

Personal Stories

Monday's Musings~ A Small Piece on Death

I’ve been sitting here, writing, deleting, writing again and rewording for a while this morning. Composing a small piece, one that can be tidily managed and articulated compactly about the death of my grandmother is none-too-easy. 714 more words


How love is the very last rite [to be forgot-ten]

I am clearly a bloke of a Facebooked time and error:

a man who can like almost any cool person

out there, but no longer… 212 more words


Long Time No See

I hadn’t realised this I logged on the ‘WordPress’ app this morning that I truly knew how long I had neglected my blog. A blog that gave me solace and understanding and a platform to use my voice. 520 more words


Cast Away

Look left at what’s left behind.

Right holds no purchase yet

A shadowed place of regret

Black ashes fill your mouth

Rite of passage will out. 7 more words

Micro Fiction

The Beauty in Brokenness

Did you ever feel broken?  

Do you know that frozen second of time where you can see a cup falling down, not yet having touched the floor? 1,052 more words

Food For Thought

Better Together

I’ve been thinking about community…

Recently a friend posted about setting “Better Together” goals with her husband. It got me thinking (thanks, Cara!). I’m not much of a goal setter, too generally scatter-brained. 650 more words