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despair

This bees poem on my fridge has pleased me for such a long time.  By my poet friend Amanda Laughtland. I’ve read it a hundred times.  Some bees were hanging out a lot, by the spigot, in the cat courtyard.  It was hard for Ming to turn on the water to use the hose.  Not… Read More »

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excessive heat warning

I looked at the weather report and got really sad.  There’s an excessive heat warning.   Yeah, I can see why. Those temps are really not ok with me.  Really, 117?  Yikes.  Where can we go?  I would love to get out of Dodge.  But failing that, we need a plan. give our portable acs a… Read More »

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seasons change

My dear friend asked me a question, and I thought I would answer as a blog post.  This is about how seasons change and I change along. summer’s ordeal Summer is a long ordeal here.  May it starts getting hot, and then June through September is blazing.  October can be hot still.  So almost half… Read More »