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Is there no end to man’s inhumanity to man?  Man will do things to man that no animal would ever do.  If an animal kills a man, it is because he is hungry or fearful, never does he wound then … Continue reading

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MY MOTHER-IN-LAW, FLO HAYES I am asking myself how time would be different if I could have some do-overs. In the first place I would tell her in words how much I loved her son, he was absolutely adorable and … Continue reading

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Mowed off the road sides, I miss the Morning Glory. Country memories ************** Challenge: Heeding Haiku with Chèvrefeuille and Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie. https://mindlovemiserysmenagerie.wordpress.com/2019/02/27/heeding-haiku-with-chevrefeuille-february-27-2019-morning-glory/

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I love Mondays.  That has not always been true.  Like many others, I began Monday Misery on Sunday night.  So in this acrostic, I’m speaking for myself and relishing retirement.   I rue “yesterday’s” Mondays that were not fully appreciated – … Continue reading

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I glanced over at my much maligned cellmate – okay, my roomie, who deserves to be maligned.  His torporific habits kept him bound in the room planning how to scrimshank the negligible expectations I might have of him.  He was … Continue reading

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The summer tradition had begun several years ago and was cherished by Todd’s family long before the tragedy occurred.  Cyan had sweet memories of summer camps with candles burning until the paraffin gradually melted to the nubs.  The elders would … Continue reading

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I sat contemplating the Christmas season, wholly lost in thought.  How could such a holy season result in so much greed and grief?  I hated having to buy presents for those who no longer had time for me.  Where had … Continue reading

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“Your voracious habit will lead to certain death.”  That was the pronouncement of the eminent physician whom I had gone to see regarding my troubling misbehavior.   The words clouded my mind as my world began to crumble.  The sound of … Continue reading

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