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The Gift of the Broom

And then it occurred to me
that it’s true, the old saying
about happiness being
a simple matter of
one’s attitude…
Take, for example,
earlier today when I was sweeping the floor. 151 more words



I opened up
And shared with you
My secrets fell
Upon the floor
But now it’s past
And we are through
I’ll sweep them up
Till there are no more


What Do You Do with Dirt and Trash of One Billion People?


Mountain of trash in Mumbai, India

 Originally Posted on February 9, 2013by annetbell

In almost six weeks, we  have seen no trash trucks, no recycling bins to be emptied, but endless sweeping , everywhere.   558 more words

Your Timeline or Mine?

A few weeks ago, in an online sweepers forum that I check every once in a while, someone complained they were not getting their prize in a timely manner.  448 more words


Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder...

If you’ve been following this blog, you probably noticed that I took a hiatus for about a half a year.  As often happens, life events get in the way.  295 more words



OK, I know really the title of this should be ‘vacuuming’, or ‘vacuum cleaning’, and that Hoover is a trade name for a particular domestic machine, but I always refer to the tedious chore as hoovering, never vacuuming, or vaccing… 655 more words