The Seagulls’ Fence

The falling slat startled the roosting seagulls. "Whadaya doin', Tommy? Supposed to be mendin' fence not breakin'." "Damn gulls don't belong this far inland." "They's travellers. Sea in the morning. Eat. Home here at night." "Yeah? They need-a keep goin' 'stead-a shittin' all over granpaw's fence." "Breakin' the fence ain't gonna stop 'em from comin' … Continue reading The Seagulls’ Fence

Song Lyric Sunday – Break – Bonus Song

Did you really think I'd pass up the opportunity to share a Cars song, sung by Benjamin Orr, and right on point for this week's Song Lyric Sunday theme: Break? Just as my other Song Lyric Sunday pick is my favorite in Poco's ouevre, Bye Bye Love is my hands-down favorite Cars song. Written, as are … Continue reading Song Lyric Sunday – Break – Bonus Song

Just A Little Bit Of Magic in Song Lyric Sunday

  It's Sunday and time for one of my favorite prompts/challenges: Helen Vadahti's Song Lyric Sunday! This week's theme is "break". The first thought in my mind was "break up song," but that's just too gloomy for the lovely day here in New England. That must be why Poco's peppy "Pickin' Up The Pieces" permeated … Continue reading Just A Little Bit Of Magic in Song Lyric Sunday

Questions & Quizzes

Dear Fellow Bloggers -- Not to be a stick-in-the-mud, but I really don't like questionnaires, quizzes, and chain-letters. Oh, I suppose they could be a way to get to know someone better. They're sometimes a pleasant way to while away procrastination time. But, for the most part, I'd rather read someone's poems, stories, and essays. To … Continue reading Questions & Quizzes

Friday Funday Challenge: Game On – You Name It!

Thank you to Mws R for tagging me to participate in  A Guy Called Bloke and K9 Doodlepip!'s Friday Funday Challenge. Describing this challenge as musical chairs with a twist, Bloke says that, if all tagged participants follow the rules shown below, when this challenge ends next Friday (July 20) the questionnaire will bear no resemblance to the one … Continue reading Friday Funday Challenge: Game On – You Name It!