I hate these days

Its good to be crazy Sometimes

The way we have been doing the school run is that my partner (I really should give him a better nickname) will either do the drop off or the collection, depending on what he is working.

There have been the odd few days like tomorrow, when his work start him at 9am and finish at 3.30pm

Meaning he can do neither, we have had the conversation about just leaving monkey at school till four and hoping he is ok, but that is frowned upon, as is dumping the poor lad in the playground at 8.15 in the morning.

This means, I have to do it, which results in nights like this when I just stare at the clock ticking down, till I fall asleep with a knot in my stomach.

As I have explained in a previous post the actual doing doesn’t seem to be a problem, but the come…

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My Week 216: Brotherly Love

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I’m on a boat! Yes, mydangblog is travelling. I’ve been superbusy this week getting work stuff done and then getting packed up to go, so here’s what I have for you. You know I write this blog, and you might know that I’m a published novelist, but I also write short stories. I’ve only ever posted one (Donut Store Memories), but I thought I’d share this one with you just for fun. OK, it’s not particularly funny–in fact, it’s kind of dark, but I hope you like it. I’ll be back next week with tales of my adventures but for now…

Brotherly Love

Jackson Wills had loved Joy Wills from the first moment he’d seen her in the Stag And Horn Pub five years ago. She had come towards him, smiling, hand outstretched. Even from a distance, he could see the delicate bones of her wrist, the porcelain skin, and the fine…

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Luxurious Mountain Fall

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Fall has been fantastic in Western North Carolina this year. And I love everything about it!

I love the sensation of a cool breeze on my skin and the crunch of leaves beneath my feet.

I enjoy long walks with my dog and cat ( yes cat) looking up into the boughs of autumnal colored trees.

I jump on the pumpkin spice train every fall. That’s lattes, breads, doughnuts- anything pumpkin spiced I’ll eat it-without shame.

I rejoice when the temperature drops below 60 degrees and I can dive into my scarf basket. I live for cooler weather so I can play winter dress-up in coats, hats, scarfs and gloves- and then complain it’s too cold!

So here’s some amateur I-phone photography celebrating fall near my home.

The dog and cat are enjoying the fall pleasures as well.

Photography By: cperciaccanto

Quotes By: Country Living And KeepInspiring.me

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Daily Addictions: Muse and MLMM Saturday Mix 11-10-18

The Bag Lady

It used to be simple

You were my muse

Delighted in every vowel you used

Telling me how you loved me

Does love ever last?

Can it really be without ending too complicated?

I used many consonants trying to keep you near

But the two vowels I remember most are

Love….

Over and end.

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https://mindlovemiserysmenagerie.wordpress.com/2018/11/10/saturday-mix-opposing-forces-10-november-2018/

https://dailyaddictions542855004.wordpress.com/2018/11/04/daily-addictions-2018-week-44/

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Fun Foto Challenge: Tools

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This week’s Fun Foto Challenge from Cee’sPhotography is for the topic:

TOOLS

Here’s my take on it:

My songs of the day are:

”Paint The Town Beige” by Robert Earl Keen

”Brushed” by Paul Weller

”All Canadian Surf Club” by The Tragically Hip

“Birmingham” by Shovels & Rope

“Dog Paddle” by Modest Mouse

”Surf’s Up Tonight” by Midnight Oil

”Brush Away” by Alice In Chains

”Paint It Black” by The Rolling Stones

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