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Ani’s Advent 2019! Christmas Eve…

Dear Santa, It’s Christmas Eve! So this will be my last letter this year. I know you will be very busy. I hope you will pop by tonight and see my tree. I knew she wouldn’t let me down. For … Continue reading

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Don’t Panic?

“Don’t panic!” says she, with her hands in my fur, “I am sure they will help.” Well, it’s alright for her! Cause she isn’t the one who is facing the threat… And I’ve hardly had any responses as yet! If … Continue reading

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SOS (Save Our Small-dog) ~ Ani’s Advent 2019 #midnighthaiku

It’s getting closer. Save a small dog’s dignity… Fill my calendar! Look, you know what she does to me at Christmas. The one day when two-legses go around talking about peace and love… and what does mine do? Every year? … Continue reading

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Ani’s Advent Calendar 2018! Counting down and a story…

Every morning, I look out of the window to see if it has snowed yet. While she heaves a sigh of relief (that I don’t really believe ’cause she’s like a puppy when it snows) I sigh with disappointment. It’s … Continue reading

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Ani’s Advent – Joyful and triumphant!

Dear Santa, it is Christmas Eve And I have kept my vow, For four-and twenty Advent posts Have all been published now! I have to thank my friends for this ‘Cause they came to my side, To save me from … Continue reading

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Ani’s Advent Invitation: Maggie’s letter to Santa (with a little help from pensitivity101)

I had a lovely note from Maggie. “I’m with you all the way, Ani,” she wrote. “Being dressed up is more for Two Legs, so here’s my letter to Santa to help you out.” Maggie has not been very well … Continue reading

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Ani’s Advent Invitation: Roxy’s letter to Santa

Well, I am finally home! I thought she would never come and get me… It really takes the biscuit when she takes sooo long to comeback. But she says she had to go and see her grandpuppy, you know, the … Continue reading

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Destiny #midnighthaiku

Destined for greatness Budding opportunity Bidding take-over

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Shift #midnighthaiku

Gathered together Stories hidden in a crowd Unfold in silence Quietly observe New kings rise as old kings wane Power’s future tense

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The horns of the dancers

  Not even I would gate-crash a funeral and this one, with a good fifteen vintage Porsches outside looked like it would have security of the type provided by very large men in dark glasses. I satisfied myself with a … Continue reading

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