Phony Word of the Day

Phony She stared at the phone, waiting for a reply not knowing if one was coming now. The crowded bus swayed as dusk decended. Many of the people on the bus were commuting home after the days work. Some sat, some stood, almost everyone stared at their phones. The one waiting for a reply looked…

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So a year ago today I earnestly started this blog. It is a hogpog of thoughts on adversity, animals, baseball, the American Civil War, classical music, coffee (go Ghostlight), cooking, Doctor Who, dogs, education, faith, family, folk music, food, freedom, fun, greed, history, hope, Jazz, life, listening, love, mankind, movies, music old movies, peace, plants,…

Freedom from two points of view

The finch had been searching for breakfast when some strange force took hold of it. It tried to fly away, but was unable. A loud sound are ficious dogs was heard. the finch tried to fly away, but could not. A monster came to it, and started doing some strange magic, and gained hold in…

short story

Suddenly¬†there was a banging on the front door. What could that be she wandered as she came down the stairs, dogs going off like the good alarm they were. She grabbed a leash in case she wanted to take a dog out with her. It was dark, c 9:00pm. Cautiously she opened the door. Two…

Mornings

Constant   Morning came too soon again, well for her. It came as it always came, as the sun started to rise. Early spring and the birds were happily chirping their morning song. The dogs downstairs were chewing either their bones, or her stairs. The youngsters were teething now at 6 months. She was tired…

A bug’s story

via Daily Prompt: Sympathize   So once I was roaming the wet lands while they were dry. There was no water there, none, not even a drop. I became stuck on a soft rock, it was so sticky! One of my legs was trapped. I was there for some days before the storm came and…

Letting Go

via Daily Prompt: Inkling   I had an inkling something was wrong. It was a wrinkle in a way and I wanted to straighten it out, but the harder I tried, the more wrinkled things became. I realized that living with the wrinkle was easier, and maybe better, than trying to get rid of it,…

Forever Home

Allergic The human gave out carrots to all 7 dogs, then picked up Lady Long Legs Linda and carried her to the car. This Lady Long Legs Linda did not like. She was left in the car and the human went back to the house. The last time this happened they all got shots from…