Category Archives: Animals

Almost forgot…

My eldest brought in a dead female Goldfinch last night, wrapped snugly inside her tank top. At first glance I thought she had been picking herbs from my garden or flowers, but then the dark form’s head wobbled, and I … Continue reading

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Cats, our fickle companion

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This is how our cat Missy acts with my husband every night… Except with less sparklers, and more laser pointers.

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This 3000 Year Old Amulet Kind of Looks Like a Gummy Bear

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Photographer Unknown via innuendoPL ? The story goes that this amber bear amulet was found in 1887 in a peat bog near Slupsk, a city in northern Poland. The amber bear is believed to be from…

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Working with the dead

Your cold flesh slides along my fingers easily, ice crystals still clinging to your belly, milky eyes gazing up towards the bare lightbulbs above me, clawed feet curled against your tail. Many of your kin line the crinkly trash bag, … Continue reading

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A bag of bodies…

I found out this morning that my mom had a friend deliver a bag of frozen crow carcasses to her house for me to use for various stuff. She is friends with a farmer who hunts them, and he gave … Continue reading

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Taking a moment to write

Things have been rather hectic lately, but in a good way. I have been working on my college classes. I have been working with our counselors and case manager to get my daughter’s school to help her as they should. … Continue reading

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My books have arrived!

They arrived today in the mail, my husband heard a noise at the door and boom, there they were. I had left to work on homework at my folk’s house, but he texted me to let me know they arrived … Continue reading

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Dreaming

This afternoon I lay down with my youngest for a quick nap after a busy day with everyone. I remember waking up twice during this time, only to keep dreaming regardless. I was visiting a large white farmhouse with an … Continue reading

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Two Toads

My mind has been feeling a bit mushy lately, I think I might be coming down with a cold or feeling the seasonal changes with my wonky immune system. Bleh, being all gunky and mucus clogged is no fun. I … Continue reading

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Drum Artwork

I finally got time for painting my drum, and wanted to share the pictures I took. My creative time was punctuated by Crows calling from the trees above me, and a tiny Grasshopper appeared on my foot to inspect my … Continue reading

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