Monthly Archives: June 2010

Big Stick – FunFauxFoto©

Theodore Roosevelt said, “Speak softly and carry a big stick; you’ll go far.” But I think I need a different stick. Continue reading

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The Doctor Sent Her Away

“The Doctor won’t even see her,” my sister said. What? Major infection is in her arm – the arm where she had the surgery! “That’s why they won’t help her at the clinic – because it’s associated with the surgery.  … Continue reading

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The Poet and the Reader

  The poet writes the tune she hears Within her heart and head. The sound perceived by reader’s soul May track a different thread.   The poet sings of moon and stars That bring new life to love. The reader … Continue reading

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I Love You, Daddy!

This is my Daddy playing the harmonica – or “mouth organ” (Oooops! Other people call it a “mouth organ”)  “french harp” as he calls it.  He has played the harmonica ever since I can remember. “Have I Told You Lately … Continue reading

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Glasses? – FunFauxFoto©

FunFauxFoto – Now. . . What did I do with my glasses? Continue reading

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A Snake Did It!

Then the afternoon newspaper came, and I saw the headline – “Snake causes power outage.” What?!? As it turns out, a snake slithered into a substation transformer and caused a two-hour power outage for over 4,000 customers. Oh, my goodness! Continue reading

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Flooding in Oklahoma City? Crazy!

Yesterday was a crazy day in Oklahoma City.  I live north of there now, but I lived there for many years and am very involved in the goings-on there. So much rain fell in such a short time that Oklahoma … Continue reading

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Cat’s Foot Fetish

My boy cat, Mister Whiskers, has a foot fetish.  He loves feet.  If anyone stops for even just a minute – whether standing or sitting – he gravitates to the feet and takes possession of them. I even have a … Continue reading

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Dandruff Shampoo – FunFauxFoto©

FunFauxFoto – I think my new dandruff shampoo is really working! Don’t you? Continue reading

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Is Emily Dickinson’s Bird a Chicken?

Poetry – I love it!  I love reading it.  I love listening to it.  I love absorbing it.  I love analyzing it.  I love writing it.  I love reading (and hearing) other people’s interpretations of it. I read many essays … Continue reading

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