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Seven Sentence Story

      Shoppers, who at first had formed an orderly line, suddenly surged forward like the gush of a fire hydrant to extinguish a blaze. I squeezed tightly but felt the small hand  slip away. My fearful shouting could … Continue reading

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Weekly Writing Challenge: Truth Is Stranger Than Fiction

Spring 1967.  Unpacking the luggage from our 1963 Chevy Bel-Air.   We were returning home from a cross-county road trip from Ohio to California and back to visit my brother who was stationed at Ft. Ord, California, near Monterey. It … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Childhood revisited

Since my blog deals with childhood memories, I was going to say… “Hey, just read my blog!” But I have never written about my earliest memory.  There is not much to it except it seems extraordinary that I could remember … Continue reading

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Six Word Saturday

Get this outfit off of me! Photo credit:  And My Cat magazine

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Vote for My Harvest Story

  Update!  If you have had difficulty voting, try this link     http://farmprogress.upickem.net/engine/Welcome.aspx?contestid=64762 I recently entered a writing contest sponsored by a farm magazine. I was excited to find out this week that I am one of 15 finalists … Continue reading

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Farmin’ Ain’t No Picnic (part 3)

It’s been exactly 3 weeks since my last “farm” post.  Unfortunately, we have not made a lot of progress in those 3 weeks.  In our little part of Ohio, we received a couple drenching rains that have left the fields … Continue reading

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Six Word Saturday

Thankful for help                                                   From my friends

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Six Word Saturday

Homemade Noodles off the Bucket List!

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lovely…. just lovely….

Don’t judge me.  I am not working with a lot here. A few days weeks ago someone gave me One Lovely Blog  award.   I quickly grabbed it and posted it on my About page.   Then totally forgot about … Continue reading

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