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#Haikai Challenge #110 — Halloween and Samhain

For Halloween: Opal days wane, carved faces shine thrice in moon's light smiles sharing soul cake.     For Samhain: Stubbled fields' sun sets Cattle fall by bonfire's glow Toasts raised to fiddles Fairies flit in warm shadows Nibbling apple nut bread. Frank J. Tassone is the host of Haiki Challenge.  Frank says: This week,… Continue reading #Haikai Challenge #110 — Halloween and Samhain

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #110 and #MM Saturday Mix Sound Bite, The Haunted Cave

First off, Happy Diwali!  I've seen shapes like this one in my coloring book but didn't know it was associated with Diwali: Now I know.  I can see a yin-yang quality to it with my "new eyes." It is also the season for Halloween, which is coming up on Thursday, so please enjoy this scary… Continue reading Reena’s Exploration Challenge #110 and #MM Saturday Mix Sound Bite, The Haunted Cave

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Ghost Choir — Hobo Moon Cartoons

Halloween doesn't get much sweeter than this. https://youtu.be/kXF3VYYa5TI   https://www.youtube.com/embed/kXF3VYYa5TI?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent Louie Zong (2018) via Ghost Choir — Hobo Moon Cartoons

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Poetry — Manifestation Final Chapter

Today is the final chapter of the story, Manifestation.  I decided to create a collage to illustrate the concept of the last chapter.  Looking through the landscape images first, then to the fitting image of the goddess, I pulled out possible candidates.  A fellow blogger, hanspostcard , had posted something about Gordon Lightfoot, so I… Continue reading Poetry — Manifestation Final Chapter

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Manifestation Part 3

part 1 part 2 Frozen in distress, no need to repress scream at the sight, Goat Man talk? Fright! “Co-o-o-o-ome Be-e-e-e O-u-u-u-r-r Gu-e-e-s-sss-t” Pulled again without will, my curdled blood chilled As I noticed a red hand stick out of his chest “The party is waiting, their hunger frustrating. You're the main course, I think… Continue reading Manifestation Part 3

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Poetry –manifestation

https://gph.is/2udQdvv     gif link A thumping, a glumping, a bumping is heard I turn and there's nothing, I swear. It's darkening, fear's hearkening. Then suddenly, a dank chill fills the air. Shawl pulled closer, mood grows moroser, Sparks prickle the ends of my hair. Mood's getting intense, I light the incense. Oh dear, what's… Continue reading Poetry –manifestation