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Spa Day

Welcome to the spa. I think it’s a spa, anyhow. Here we get gentle rubs, fancy rain-flavoured water, and little morsels to eat, so it must be a spa. 186 more words

Border Collies

Get the most out of your take away coffee

If you have been following the media recently you may have seen quite a few articles about our over-indulgence of coffee, much to the detriment of saving a home deposit. 316 more words

Urban Living

Pendulum's 10 Year Anniversary Countdown Day 14

Day 14

Today’s featured project is the Beacon Hill Homes located in Kansas City, MO.  The traditional front porch concept was raised to the second floor which maximizes views from the kitchen and open living area toward the downtown skyline.   56 more words

Design

Matchbox homes

Matchbox homes

piled up high

guarded doors

reticent windows

behind

cautious curtains

hide

frantic heart beats

desperate sighs

not a friendly face

I spy

Life

A Minotaur Would Surely Help

“I once heard Perkus Tooth say that he’d woken that morning having dreamed an enigmatic sentence: ‘Paranoia is a flower in the brain.’ Perkus offered this, then smirked and bugged his eyes–the ordinary eye, and the other.

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Fiction

where creativity and practicality collide

don’t quit your daydream

I am a “creative type” in a role of practicalities, or so it seems. The at-hand tasks of what we will eat and wear are my mission and while I love to embrace the slow life, sometimes I get bogged down by the never-ending tasks. 377 more words

they just lived

The sweetest little girl, maybe eight or nine years old, came in crying one day. Her dad had to leave. Her mom was making her dad leave so she wouldn’t see him anymore. 420 more words

Urban Living