Throughout my marketing career, I've had enough experience with crowd mentality to know, unless there's a prize at stake, most people don't like to go first.
A dozen large and small spiders stood their ground. They thought they'd claimed the room by adverse possession.
I had to tell myself quite sternly to leave the sky, and get back into my own body in the car and get to work.
I am throwing out this idea to the universe for a new Paint Night.
I defy anyone from having a more bizarre experience than Jon and I did today.
With a start and heavy heart, I realized why, despite the endless supply of birdseed, one never sees a 300lb chickadee.
After a failed maple syrup expedition in New Hampshire, we could have died when a tractor in front of us kept dropping hay bales into the street narrowed by very high snow banks. We dodged the second bale and then thought "we must save others" and pulled alongside the truck on a straight-away country road to… Continue reading The Truth About Duck Eggs, Hay Bales, and Snow Banks as High as a Moose Eye.
Domestic rabbits live on average 7-11 or 8-12 years depending on the source of your information, the breed (larger rabbits have shorter lives), genetics, and lifestyle of the bunny. I always use the 8-12 year range to quote to people in the hope they’ll understand the long term promise they’ll be making when they say: “Yes, let’s take that one home.”
Today I am mad at Adam and Eve. If they hadn’t screwed up I would be a happy, skinny vegetarian living in endless health along with my pets and human loves.
I do not like pitch darkness. I sleep with a light on somewhere down the hall and leave shades open to catch early sunlight. But tonight I awoke to absolute darkness and a familiar if slowly recognized noise. And through my lonesome experience in the wee hours of the morning, I’ve come to value the tools that are surprisingly useful when the lights go out.