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#AtoZChallenge Day 19: S

S

“S is for Susan, who perished of fits…”  This is the first one I’ve seen for a while that is physically feasible.  The term “fits” was typically used to refer to a seizure of some kind, usually an epileptic seizure, or sometimes a stroke, or apoplectic fit.  118 more words

My Ramblings

Out of the Depths

I’ve come to realize there’s a subtle dynamic at work behind my long absences from posting. I first thought it was just a function of the many other demands on my time: an often 50 hour a week job, keeping house in a still new marriage, guaranteeing my own needed “down” time, assuring enough together time with my husband, and looking after our growing collection of animals. 1,204 more words

Life Wisdom

April 22 - Earth Day

Today is Earth Day (U.S.), Girl Scout Leader Day, National Jelly Bean Day, and the birthday of Immanuel Kant, Henry Fielding, James Norman Hall… 123 more words

April 22 - Earth Day

Today is Earth Day (U.S.), Girl Scout Leader Day, National Jelly Bean Day, and the birthday of Immanuel Kant, Henry Fielding, James Norman Hall… 123 more words

Friday Fictioneers: The Red Shoes

The Friday Fictioneer Challenge: Write a 100-word story based on the photo.

 The Red Shoes

“A photo prompt? Ooooh. High-heeled lace-ups.”

“What’s that book?” 172 more words

Amusements

Toying with kittens
Child’s play, like taking candy
Fear not wee scratches

Little ones playing at big
Amusements of life growing

RL

Haiku / Tanka… 18 more words
Poetry