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Three Ghosts of Christmas Present ~ Steve Tanham

Unfolding nightmares can begin very innocently… My mother, who is nearly ninety years old, has vascular dementia. She’s had a wonderful life and is enjoying a blessedly slow decline of her faculties – to the extent that she’s still in … Continue reading

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Mea Culpa, Christmas style

I helped him eat his Christmas lunch, The turkey turned out well, The kitchen, redolent by noon, With its delicious smell. The Yorkshire pud all fluffy And the roasties golden brown… When asked if I was going to share I … Continue reading

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A letter of complaint… from the Small Dog.

Dear Santa, I feel that I have to complain… ‘Cause my rotten two-legs has done it again! I rose to her challenge, my friends gathered near, So I’d not spend Christmas dressed up like a deer. So did I get … Continue reading

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Wishes #midnighthaiku

Whatever your path May this day bring peace and joy And be filled with love A new year beckons May your tomorrows be bright And your future blessed The small dog and I wish you all the blessings of the … Continue reading

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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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Barb Taub on What the #cat and #dog want from #Santa… #Christmas #humor #pets

Reblogged from Barb Taub: [Note: I’m trying to avoid headers referring to Christmas ‘going to the dogs’ or anything involving a combination of ‘Santa’ and ‘Paws.’ But it’s sooooo hard!] Cats are to dogs what modern people are to the … Continue reading

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Angel ~ Trent P. McDonald #writephoto

Emma looked around in wonder. The world was both familiar and yet so changed! A noise grabbed her attention. Several Star Wars storm troopers were header her way! “I’ll take care of them.” Buzz Lightyear come out from behind the … Continue reading

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Glow #midnighthaiku

* Frost paints the garden Highlighting an inner glow Colours of Christmas *

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Ani’s Advent 2019! The treats thing… with Sonu Singh and Ritu Bhathal

Dear Santa, How’s it going? Hope you are getting a bit of rest before the big night? I need to ask you another question, Santa. How come my advent calendar has friends in it… but Sonu Singh has treats in … Continue reading

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Ani’s Advent 2019! A Mystery… and a letter from Dante-Dawg

Okay, Santa, Another week and I’m safe from the antlers! So many friends have come to my rescue…it’s wonderful! And so many of them are not asking for much for themselves either. They all seem to be thinking about others. … Continue reading

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