Archive for April, 2014

Bugged

Posted on April 27, 2014 9:30 am under Microfiction
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Just as P.I. Magnum had suspected, the place was bugged. (56)
 

There was no longer a need to verify the rumor. Harry had indeed gone to the dogs. (83)
 

There may be bugs on some of you mugs and I know there’s some on me! (68)

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This week’s word was verify.

Succinctly Yours Week 162

Posted on April 26, 2014 10:47 pm under Succinctly Yours
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Photo for Sunday, April 27th

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Word of the Week:verify

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Profitable Convenience

Posted on April 25, 2014 1:12 pm under General
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We eat most of our meals at home. It’s better on the budget and better for our health. We occasionally eat a planned meal out, such as our Easter dinner at our favorite Chinese buffet, but more often the event has been unplanned. It might be a new entre that turned out to be inedible or a day that’s been so hectic that we’re just too tired to do the cooking and cleanup.

At our previous residence, there was an easy answer to those days; a small diner less than a half mile from our house. Tasty fish, awesome burgers and some of the best fries I have ever eaten, all served in a relaxed atmosphere. We even saw someone wearing their PJ’s! Like all good things, there was a catch. The only accepted form of payment was cash. Read more »

A Bit Wiser

Posted on April 20, 2014 5:04 pm under Microfiction
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After a valiant effort, Hugo had to admit that Kilmer was correct.
Only God can make a tree.” (95)

Laying in traction, Joe would recall “I was on an even keel, but alas the post was not.” (88)

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This week’s word was keel.

Succinctly Yours Week #161

Posted on April 19, 2014 12:48 pm under Succinctly Yours
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Photo for Sunday, April 20th

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Word of the Week:keel

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