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#MM Saturday Mix – Mad About Metaphor — Sunshine Sláinte

Marcy was raised in a home where alcohol consumption was standard practice for the adults at every family gathering. The men seemed to have a preference for whiskey and beer, and the women enjoyed their vodka, tequila, and wine. The adults seemed to have a lot of fun while consuming their alcoholic beverages, laughing and… Continue reading #MM Saturday Mix – Mad About Metaphor — Sunshine Sláinte

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#MM — Saturday Mix – Rhyme Time — The queen of neither here nor there

"The angel of the birds" by Franz Dvorak (1862-1927) It happened once I don't know where Perhaps a dream I know 'twas fair About an heir who played in air Around her flew two doves, a pair At night they slept in a tree, a pear With moonlight blankets of silver flair Morning flood sunlight… Continue reading #MM — Saturday Mix – Rhyme Time — The queen of neither here nor there

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#MM Music Challenge — She belongs to the night

“The sun goes down the night rolls in You can feel it starting all over again The moon comes up and the music calls” --from Glenn Frey's, "You Belong to the City" She tries not to think about how long ago it was. That night when everything changed. If only she hadn't fallen asleep on… Continue reading #MM Music Challenge — She belongs to the night

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Thursday Inspiration 37 — Internal Coil

Internal Coil Built by the hand of God With tender loving care Kindly puppetmistress Programmed to love and share. They say I am alive I move by inner spring When things are going well I wind up and I sing When wound up with your spite Trapped in your glittered eyes Kind puppetmistress fades Myself… Continue reading Thursday Inspiration 37 — Internal Coil

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Saturday Mix – Lucky Dip — Games People Play

Games People Play games played by rules? design? join by choice? unknowing? exulting? losing? suffering? toy parts Sarah is the host of Mindlovemisery Menagerie's Saturday Mix.  Sarah says: [T]his week, I want you to write on a topic of your choice, using the challenge format of your preference. Choose one, or two, or all! It’s… Continue reading Saturday Mix – Lucky Dip — Games People Play

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#MM Music Challenge — Start, Act, Knock it Down

 I decided to re-write the lyrics to the song and am including the youtube so you can sing along with my revised lyrics if you choose.   https://youtu.be/KR3l_Zzto-4   There's nothing happening here. What it is is exactly clear. There are men with guns over here. Speak the truth and die if you dare I… Continue reading #MM Music Challenge — Start, Act, Knock it Down

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#MM Saturday Mix — Storm’s End

The ship danced over the undulating waves of the ocean. As the dolphin played hide and seek in its wake. We knelt on the saltwater slick deck with a notion Prayed land-ho before the wild hurricane spake The captain in the wheelhouse was lashed to it fast Reconciled he'd go down with her, good Captain… Continue reading #MM Saturday Mix — Storm’s End

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#MM Music Challenge — Time, from here to there

Jim Adams is the motivational host of Mindlovemisery Menagerie's Music Challenge. Jim says: The challenge today is to focus on [New York Minute by Don Henley] and use it for inspiration in any form of creative expression.   “New York Minute” is a new song for me, and I appreciate the background information and interpretations… Continue reading #MM Music Challenge — Time, from here to there

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#MM Saturday Mix — The Cut of His Jib

Some fine ladies, fool or wise, Measure a man by the hue of his eyes. Some women judge, by moon or by sun The silhouette of his tushy buns Others scream at the sheen to his wavy hair While his smile can lay their wild passions bare Some go by legs, others by hands, I… Continue reading #MM Saturday Mix — The Cut of His Jib

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#MM — Saturday Mix — Littlest Lions

  Graceful groomers, catnip crunchers Fastidious felines, Meow Mix munchers Leaping lithe, stalking sneaks Crouching carnivore, silences squeaks Day dreamers, dark darters 'Vian voyeurs, hairball hawkers Quiet companions, furry friends Sarah is the host of Mindlovemisery Menagerie's Saturday Mix.  Sarah says: For this week’s Lucky Dip, I have reached into my mystery bag and pulled… Continue reading #MM — Saturday Mix — Littlest Lions