Month: January 2018

Howl at the Moon

Howl at the Moon

(creative commons)

The full moon that comes around once a month (twice a month when it’s blue) is a beautiful sight.  It does more than just shine brightly in the night sky, it controls the tides and maybe it even influences people and their behaviours.

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Please Mr Centipede, Knock First!

Mr Centipede, before you enter

A simple knock would be polite

Just a courtesy to say

That you have an invite

But no, you barge right on in

And it is me who gets the fright

Knock First

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Simple Things

Simple Things

(wikispaces.com)

It is often the simplest of things that bring us the greatest of joys … simple things like a smile from a stranger, you know the sort of smile I mean, that genuine smile, one that creates a silent but infectious giggle within you, leaving you with nothing else to do but smile at the very next stranger you pass and often keeps you smiling for the rest of the day.

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What Do You Envy?

I envy (and I mean, I am truly jealous of) anyone who has naturally beautiful, long and strong fingernails.

For a man, my father had effortlessly beautiful fingernails; not long fingernails, but long nail beds and strong, so very strong (strong as nails I guess you would say) …

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Country Girl (Bush)

You know how the saying goes about being a country girl.  You can take the girl out of the country but you can’t take the country out of the girl.  Usually it is referred to as being about a boy, but this is a story about me and my own experiences.  I am a girl (a not so young girl anymore but all the same a female) so I can’t write this story within the context of being a boy …

Country Girl

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