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One-Liner Wednesday – Gulp!

  If I stuff an entire two-bite cupcake into my mouth and eat it in one bite, does that mean it only has half the calories? Photo: A package of twelve tiny chocolate cupcakes with a label on the package … Continue reading


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One-Liner Wednesday – Is time ever wasted?

Photo: Long-stemmed red roses strewn along the right side of the picture with the quote in the middle: “It is the time you have wasted for your rose that makes your rose so important.”― Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, The Little Prince Do we … Continue reading


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One-Liner Wednesday/JusJoJan the 27th, 2021 – Vampires

Photo: Screenshot of a Facebook question in a Paranormal Romance authors’ group: Is there an official term given to women who vampires feed from? My expert answer: Lunch. Disclaimer: I might be wrong. If you would like to participate in … Continue reading


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One-Liner Wednesday/JusJoJan the 20th, 2021 – Defeat

Photo: Chess pieces – a black king (laying down) and a white queen (standing). Caption reads: “It is the mark of a fine chess player to tip over his own king when he sees that defeat is inevitable, no matter … Continue reading


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One-Liner Wednesday/JusJoJan the 13th, 2021 – Snow Carolers

The inspiration for yesterday’s story, “Sing.” To be continued tomorrow. Photo: A group of six snowmen of different sizes. Two have evergreen branches for hair; one has a moustache of tinsel and arms, and seems to be conducting music; one … Continue reading


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One-Liner Wednesday/JusJoJan the 6th, 2021 – Icy Fingers

Icy fingers of fear skittered up Petra’s spine as she turned toward the sound in the dark corner of the wine cellar … I came across a pine tree covered in heavy snow and ice (pictured) and all I could … Continue reading


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One-Liner Wednesday – Energy

Whomever  lives in this house has a lot of energy for decorating. Still missing the snow. Photo: The same house I posted a picture of at Halloween, now with some awesome Christmas decorations: lights, nutcrackers, trees, wreaths, and lots more. … Continue reading