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Menstruation Blues

This morning I was sitting up in bed with a pot of tea and a hot water bottle, because I’m menstruating, for the first time in five years. 299 more words

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Left Behind

… continuing with the theme of my last post … from a certain point of view. (to quote Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi)

Every now and then our local library has a book sale to get rid of old, and probably not-very-popular, stock. 158 more words

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Shredding the Past

There’s something … cathartic, about shredding books.

Not the kind of books fascist/religious extremists get all hot and bothered over, but the kind that’s been gathering dust under my desk since I realized there was no way I was ever going to inflict them on anyone else. 209 more words

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Communiqué from Coco, the Community Cat

I is being watching the snow go from this …

… to this

… to this …

… Now, is mah job …

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For the newcomers to my blog, ( 242 more words

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Let’s Try This Again ... Going, Going ...

It seems my ‘chitis likes it here on Widder Island. I’m on my third week of antibiotics and I feel crappy, and if La La Land wins Best Picture, I’ll feel even worse. 89 more words

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The Snows of Widder Island

It snowed for five days …

Our front yard looked like this …

… and this …

Neighbours pitched in to clear driveways, and cars, and a way out to the main road … 82 more words

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A 40 Year Old Rumour

40 years ago today, Fleetwood Mac released ‘Rumours’.

I actually refuse to believe it’s been 40 years. 20 at most, I’m certain. Probably only 15. 277 more words

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