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Quickie story no. 2

Using the cubes again like I did the last time, but only 4 dice. Here goes: The cookies were served on a heart shaped plate, Grandma Charlie’s classic mix of muskrat houses, hermit cookies and ginger snaps. Nine year old … Continue reading

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Quickie Story no. 1

I have a set of Rory Story cubes and the supernatural expansion pack which adds another nine into the mix of possible permutations. Here’s a quick 6 dice story, for lack of other ideas today. I’ll underline the point where … Continue reading

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It’s not news, it’s olds.. or is it?

Somewhat unsurprising results from a recent survey of media use reported by Media Post: The study released by Sharethrough and Qualtrics, which surveyed more than 1,000 Americans, found that only a third of Americans trust news accessed via Twitter and … Continue reading

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Stories like this put me in mind of thoughtcrimes and Minority report

The Dorchester County Board of Education and the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office got very interested in the writings of a local Language Arts teacher. Dr. K.S. Voltaer is better known by some in Dorchester County as Patrick McLaw, or even … Continue reading

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Poetry break

I came up with four little ones related to the seasons that I thought I’d post. They’re nothing special but I had fun thinking them up. Splashing puddled rain in grass — Season’s ulterior motive: make everyone red — Apples … Continue reading

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A holiday in Dial Up Land

What more could 1minion want? A million dollars and a night on the town and more fun than one human can stand! Failing that, at least relaxation. And family comes with perks and delights Plus the weather report looks to … Continue reading

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Poetical interlude 3

apart a part of me shorn off torn away amputated nine months later phantom pain still wakes me in the night no solace from it but no malice either it just is what it isn’t – gone it’s impossible to … Continue reading

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Poetical interlude 2

Resurrect the past? I can’t. Why? Because a moment does not last and every blink of eye takes it further away. Even as my brain pretends it happened yesterday, I must lay the ghost to rest; it ends. Life delivers … Continue reading

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Poetical interlude 1

so long ago and yet so yesterday you were here and then you went away and a little piece of me has died i’ve lost count of all the tears i’ve cried so long ago and yet so yesterday i … Continue reading

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A song I made up while I was durnk

Er.. drunk. Anaconda Anaconda Do you love me, you ten foot snake? If you love me then show me Please squeeze me say you’ll devour me Anaconda be true to me Anaconda be true to you Anaconda do what you … Continue reading

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