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Rush




Little brown sparrow,

the song rushing from your beak

startles a cricket.

5-7-5

Standards (Part VIII – Trainer Standards)

In the firearms training industry, butthurt is a common condition. There’s quite a bit of it going around right now. The current crop of butthurt, as usual, revolves around equipment, technique, class organization, and philosophy. 1,078 more words

Firearms

Huntress of Destiny [part 17]

~*Day two*~

Hera

We’re further along then I thought we would be, I put away my bed roll and we keep walking, the snow is melting slowly but the fact that it is melting at all is nice, the wind is warm and some birds are starting to sing, though the songs are lonely and left without response. 584 more words

Fiction

BE A STAR

Be a star.
And startle.
Be dependable.
Be who you are,
your very heart
unrendable.

Poetry

Your Dog's Fear Is No Joke

There is no denying that sometimes our canine companions appear to be afraid of some rather strange things. Many things that cause our dogs to startle, flee, or growl can seem trivial to us, such as images or videos of other dogs, their reflection in a mirror, statues, balloons, kites, costumes, etc. 792 more words

Dogs

Calm

“Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future” 827 more words

The spending pattern of the average Briton may startle you

The average British household is spending nearly two thirds of its total income just running the home, according to the latest figures. While the median household disposable income is £27,600, a survey carried out by a major insurer found that the total average cost of a mortgage plus household bills is £20,000. 119 more words