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A Nursery Moon

I’ve no idea why but I’ve been thinking of nursery rhymes, maybe it’s a slightly mad time of year? But I’m remembering them with delight, pondering their historical backgrounds, but mainly just playing around with them, having fun … A … Continue reading

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These Hallowed Evenings

Halloween coming up: ghosts and goblins, witches and other scaries, will haunt our streets, begging for candy. A time for thinking of those who have died, those memories that remain with us, in this celebration of ancient beliefs … THESE … Continue reading

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3 cat haiku

We had one cat that used to take my shirts off their hangers; another that liked lettuce; one that like to sit in the middle of a work-in-progress jigsaw puzzle, without playing with the pieces; another that liked to play … Continue reading

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It’s the time of year to unwind, go for long walks, be casual, read, go to the theatre, coffee with a friend, or just do nothing … EVENING I pause to consider                    sleeping cats time stretches with each breath an … Continue reading

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Fog Haiku

It’s the season of ‘mists and mellow fruitfulness’, and we’ve had quite a few foggy mornings. All I want to do is curl up with a good book, and let the day take care of itself … A A A … Continue reading

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Two Tanka

And then there are cats … those impossible I’ll-do-it-my-way critters that comfort and engage, show-off and welcome … can’t help but love them … Yes, I know people love dogs too, but it’s a good thing we’re all different, even … Continue reading

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The Conscious Cat

There are dog-people and there are cat-people in this world, and we’re proud to be who we are. And herewith I declare my side of the furry divide: THE CONSCIOUS CAT intricately involved with air   earth   sunlight       she stalks shadow … Continue reading

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