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some crazy stuff

The weather has turned, praise be – it’s normal out there, lovely, sunny with a bite in the air. I just sent the manuscript to an agent. So am feeling that bite in the air more than usual.

For your daily smile, today’s absurdities from the internet:

Someone wrote, in a great Harry Potter reference, “This is the Platform 9 3/4 of bicycle lanes.”


And best of all … The Snurds. Where are they now?



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I began keeping a journal at the age of nine. Nearly fifty years later, I started this online journal, sharing reflections, reviews, updates, and the occasional secret.

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