Monthly Archives: April 2018

Daily Prompt: Cur

via Daily Prompt: Cur childhood book… Beautiful Joe more than a cur The novel by Marshall Saunders was one of my favorite books when I was a child. Told from the point of view of the dog Joe, it is … Continue reading

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The Journey of a Thousand Miles begins… (March 2018 stats)

‚Ķwith a single step. In March, the thousand miles was whittled down by nearly 130 miles bringing the (completed) total for the year to almost 368 miles and leaving approximately 632 miles to go. This equated to a total of … Continue reading

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Million Mile Month: Week 3

With three weeks completed on this pedometer geek’s goal of 100 miles in the Million Mile Month, over 86 miles have been completed. How many miles the community has completed, whether the goal of a million miles will be met … Continue reading

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Million Mile Month: Week 2

The’s Million Mile Month is well underway, and to date, the Million Mile Month community has logged over 500,000 miles based on the email sent to participants. Based on this, as in the past, it looks like the million … Continue reading

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Million Mile Month 2018: Week 1

April is the month for the Million Mile Month challenge, which is run by Throughout the month all participants work together toward the goal of reaching a million miles. Each participant chooses a goal and can pursue it through … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Haul (a haibun)

via Daily Prompt: Haul A follow-up to yesterday’s post: the Algoma Compass has left bow first. It hauled stern, heading back to its home port in Ontario, Canada. Bon voyage! Despite the frigid cold, the crowds turned out. Friends and … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Frigid

via Daily Prompt: Frigid The recommissioned tanker Adam Cornelius, which has been renamed Algoma Compass, was supposed to leave the dock yesterday after sitting in the Huron River for the past three years. Rumors circulated that it had been sold … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Windows

Every week the Haiku Foundation features a column called Haiku Windows moderated by haikuist, KJ Munro, and it is published on Wednesday. This week’s prompt was envelope window. She generally chooses about twenty to thirty haiku to publish, highlighting (with … Continue reading

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Million Mile Month, April 2018

Today is the first day of the Million Mile Month, in which all those who are signed up for the event on the, begin their challenge. This is the fifth year for the event, and it is the fourth … Continue reading

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