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My Weenies <3

I don’t even know how to start this one, so I’m just going to head on in it.

Do you have two different meanings for one word? 183 more words

Magical Monday

early morning haiku twofer

warm bed, sleepy dogs

breathe in and out, yawn, stretch, groan

morning sun peeps in

swing sways to and fro,

creaking softly as child chats… 300 more words

Haiku And Poetry

dagged: to edge (a garment, cloth, etc.) with decorative scallops or the like.

from The Once and Future King :

D’ye ken William Twyti

With his jerkin so dagged?


blog identity crisis and book review

My second assignment from Blogging University was to come up with a blog title and tagline. Which made me think my original tagline wasn’t clever enough, so I changed it. 919 more words



This one has been staring me in the face for a long time, but I didn’t see it.  Regulate is a very common word meaning to control or impose order on something by setting limits.  438 more words


A Word About Words From the OED

The Oxford English Dictionary remains THE word bible of the English language.   The OED is available online, with a Word-of-the-Day feature to which one can subscribe without cost.   287 more words

This And That

Writing Reader Observation #11 --- Let's Talk Words

The very first item in a writer’s arsenal is words. We learn these words via everyday conversation and reading. Sometimes we might even look them up if we don’t know the meaning. 387 more words