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Archive for June, 2011

halftime 2011

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

Break out the bands and
the cheerleaders. We’re down by
a lot, but not out.

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snack attack

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

The tiny candy
bar pacified the tummy.
Until the second.

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the untended yard

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

The most noxious weed
wasn’t in the ground, but out
spreading seed elsewhere.

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approach at 0 feet altitude

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Cars stuck in holding
pattern circling for pick-ups
of worn passengers.

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the unwelcome stranger

Sunday, June 26th, 2011

Immigrants welcome,
as long as they smell OK,
work hard, have papers.

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mother nature has the power

Saturday, June 25th, 2011

Power blinks out once
more. No TV, no laptop.
And there goes the milk.

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elevated tweetup

Friday, June 24th, 2011

The birds perched on the
power line, gossiping on
the juiciest flaps.

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the march of digital progress

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

Ancient browser wrecks
coded work of art. Time to
upgrade, damn Luddite.

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dark as a rule

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

Navigation would
be impossible save for
headlights in blackout.

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all summer in a day

Tuesday, June 21st, 2011

Margot spends hours
trapped in Venusian closet.
Ultimate sunscreen.

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drippy days

Monday, June 20th, 2011

The ice cream started
running through the cone’s tip way
before the first lick.

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spaceship mirth

Sunday, June 19th, 2011

Golf ball of giants.
Is it below par? No way.
The club must be huge.

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texts from last week

Saturday, June 18th, 2011

“Going 2 teh store.”
“Will U get me some cookees?”
“I M not yr slave!”

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it’s good to be queen

Friday, June 17th, 2011

Gazing upon her
subjects, she could not help but
feel pity, contempt.

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the forecast of doom

Thursday, June 16th, 2011

Snowstorms and ice, hail
and tornadoes, three-digit
temps. Two seasons in.

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