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Orange Meows

While sweeping tree seeds and other small debris off of the driveway yesterday afternoon I heard a familiar meow behind me. I glanced backwards and down then noticed Orange the cat. He meowed and trilled as he rubbed his body … Continue reading

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Sense Aware

We seem to be having many more days and nights of high wind warnings lately. I do not recall the National Weather Service warning us of the possibility of wind speeds of over 50-miles-an-hour with such frequency. Their forecasts have … Continue reading

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The Attack Dog

The neighborhood pawn shop is one of those small businesses that opens late in the day. I discovered this fact after I finally decided to see what the store had to offer. I arrived after 11:00 AM, the same time … Continue reading

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Some Thoughts About Harmony

As I sat on the porch step very early this morning waiting for Orange the cat to arrive, I savored the breezy chill of the air. There’s just something about autumn that is mellowing to my spirit. It’s not necessarily … Continue reading

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Mind The Mind

“Curiosity is the lust of the mind.”–Thomas Hobbes The old Hobbes quote is one that pops up in my mind from time to time. This occurred this morning while observing “Orange” the cat who visits my doorstep nearly every day. … Continue reading

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Squirrel Appreciation

One of the benefits of having a yard full of trees is that there is always free entertainment from squirrels. The little creatures are the clowns of the rodent family. It’s hard to feel sad when one is watching squirrels. … Continue reading

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Nonverbal Communication

I don’t know his given name and he doesn’t know mine, but we can read each other like books. He is an orange tabby who belongs to somebody in the neighborhood. I know he’s a pet, because his collar is … Continue reading

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