Tag Archives: dog

Night Nurse…

Sniff, snuffle, wake up… open eyes…. yawn, stretch…. still dark… go back to sleep… ‘Ello, though… the two legs is moving… and she’s not s’pposed to! At least, not on her own… Where do you think you are going? Alert! … Continue reading

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The Small Dog is under the weather…

I’ve been feeling under the weather, It is winter and bones can get cold… Especially when you reach my age And your two-legs keeps saying “You’re old.” * Now, I know that in ‘dog years’ I’m eldest, Though the theory … Continue reading

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Ani’s Advent 2020! A Christmas Gift from Pamela at Butterfly Sand #shortstory

Dear Santa, I’ve been meaning to mention… could we do something about the Tree? I know you don’t do wands, but maybe you could wave an elf or something? The thing is, I know you know how to manipulate space … Continue reading

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Secret #midnighthaiku

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The Small Dog changes her coat…

By dawn I have the vacuum out, By tea-time, its revolting, I know the season’s on the change… Because the dog is moulting. She does this to me twice a year, Though neither of us choose it, She sheds her … Continue reading

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An author’s journey…

I’ve decided on world domination, It’s a logical move, don’t you think? For it has to be better than housework Or slaving away at the sink. ‘Cause I’ve had it with laundry and cleaning, After decades of doing the stuff, … Continue reading

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Obsession #midnighthaiku

Utter devotion Unattainable object Silent obsession

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Fond Recollections ~ Rebecca Cutler #writephoto

The scenery of a lush carpeted forest floors and flourishing tree limbs intertwining, makes me reminiscent of childhood days at play with my companion wagging his tail as we ventured into the make-believe. Continue reading at Beckie’s Mental Mess

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Dog Avid Collector Preferred pastime Herding tennis balls And those who will throw them In perpetual motion A game that lasts from dawn till yawn And in her dreams she chases them still Feet and nose twitch as pursuit continues … Continue reading

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