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Memories – Mama and Sweet Lorene

03/03/13 Out the back door Mama sits, wedged around some summer table we’ve scavenged, complete with sun faded, once white, plastic chairs and our three dogs sifting around her feet for crumbs. Most mornings, she and Sweet Lorene arrive here at our house on Dogwood street to run the dogs, fold towels and put away […]

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Hello June!

I know she’s still in there, the Lola Dog within the Lola Dog; the puppy that raced in circles and wouldn’t stop biting with needle teeth. How she flew down the hallway in pursuit of the bedtime ball chase with Poppa, back when she was the “only” dog, before the Springer’s came, when she could […]

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Summer is Here

Ahh, it’s summer at last and a day off thrown in to boot. There, in the alley, lies the remains of a bird, so long dead and tire flattened that it’s become an artsy inlay to the dirt road surface. The Daisy dog is entranced, she, like Lola dog despises birds and chases them about […]

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Full Moon Memories

The full moon makes me restless. Disturbs the sleep. It stirs the brain like silt from a riverbed. Thoughts and images rise as bubbles, murky, then shimmering, bursting crystal upon the surface. How will tomorrow be? Was there a container of whipped of cream with that last cobbler? Have I forgotten someone, something? Memories flicker […]

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