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The Collection: Oh My!

This week’s prompt at Carrot Ranch, which was set by Charli Mills, was as follows: November 21, 2022, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story using the phrase, “Oh, my.” It can be used in storytelling … Continue reading

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Naturalist Weekly: Micro-season–The Rainbow Hides Unseen

This week Mark S’s blog, Naturalist Weekly, is all about the micro-season, The Rainbow Hides Unseen, which is the first micro-season of the mini-season called Minor Snow. Although rainbows are not seen as regularly in the winter, some rainbows or … Continue reading

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Naturalist Weekly: Micro-Season–The Daffodil Flower

Last week Mark S of the blog Naturalist Weekly discussed the micro-season of the Daffodil flower. For those who think of daffodils as a spring flower (as this pedometer geek does, but I digress), Mark S uses Japan’s seasons for … Continue reading

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Micro-Season: The First Camellia

Having read Mark S’s newest blog about the micro-season of the First Camellia, in which he talked about the history and background of this flower, this pedometer geek learned about the camellia. Up until now, I knew little about this … Continue reading

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Story Chat: As Far as a Prisoner Can Go

Last week’s prompt at Charli Mills’ Carrot Ranch was to rewrite a story in 99 words (no more, no less) based on the short story, As Far as a Prisoner Can Go, which Charli wrote for Story Chat. The Word … Continue reading

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The Collection: Mom Selfies

Last week’s prompt, provided by Charli Mills, at Carrot Ranch was to write a 99-word (no more, no less) about a mom selfie and to go where the prompt led. This pedometer geek writer does not take selfies, nor do … Continue reading

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The Collection: Extraction

This week’s prompt at Carrot Ranch, set by Charli Mills, was to write a 99-word piece (no more, no less) about an extraction or something extracted (and how or why it may have come about). The Collection is now up … Continue reading

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The Collection: Up and Away

This week’s Carrot Ranch prompt, given by Charli Mills, was to write a 99-word (no more, no less) story using the phrase up and away. This pedometer geek writer chose to write the following: Up Into the Sky Aloysius, the … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Happenings, May 5 Edition

For this pedometer geek writer, this was a big week of haiku happenings. First, Marietta McGregor, the guess editor of Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, finished her series on “finding peace and contemplation…in leisure time, making art. Poets from … Continue reading

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The Collection: Never Ending

Charli Mills at Carrot Ranch ( http://www.carrotranch.com ) tasked her Word Wranglers the following prompt: April 18, 2022, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story about never ending. You can hyphenate never-ending or write an example … Continue reading

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