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Prompt Day #142: Write a creepy yarn involving an amputated tail




Just because I didn’t like the damn cat, doesn’t mean I killed it on purpose. 904 more words

Writing Challenge

Shrew Eyes

Shrews have a very high metabolism and spend most of the day and night hunting for food. Subterranean worms and insects are their main prey, which means that a lot of their time is spent in tunnels, where there is little, if any, light. 101 more words


Short-tailed Shrew

Mammal identification is not my strength, so if you know that I’ve identified this incorrectly, do let me know in the comments.  I think this is Blarina brevicauda, or Sorex? 169 more words


Alternate Histories: 5/7, 7/8, 9/16


Finding work. I have a job, I wanna find a better one. More money, more stability. I don’t mind dangerous–I used to work unloading the freight when it comes off the 18-wheeler, sometimes it shifts around, you can’t just take it off however. 555 more words

Climate Anxiety Counseling

Shrew(d) Hunter

I found this shrew hunting in a rotten stump. One of it’s favourite food are termites so this is a great time of year for this guy. 31 more words



Here is a list of some of the many species we know share living space with Great Gray Owls in some portions of the owl’s range across California, Oregon and Washington State: 414 more words

Great Gray Owl