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Booming Fireworks

Last night at dusk, my hubby and I decided to take a short walk.  Short because he’s had this on-again off-again foot pain lately that seems to be aggravated by long walks.  And short because it was miserably hot and … Continue reading

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Monday’s Question

I haven’t done a Monday’s Question in a while.  If you choose to play along, just leave your answer in the comment section below. Question:  What are five unusual things about yourself or five things people probably don’t know about … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Show and Tell

Today’s daily prompt:  You’ve been asked to do a five-minute presentation to a group of young schoolchildren on the topic of your choice. Describe your presentation.  I love to educate children about bats.  When I was a teenager and in … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Far From Normal

Today’s Daily Prompt:  Many of us think of our lives as boringly normal, while others live the high life. Take a step back, and take a look at your life as an outsider might. Now, tell us at least six … Continue reading

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Bats (The Flying Mammal Kind)- Part 3- The Vampire Bat

Yes, there really IS a Vampire bat.  And he’s perhaps the most misunderstood bat of them all!  No, Vampire bats don’t turn into Dracula or any other Hollywood-depicted evil creature.  They do, however, drink the blood of other animals, usually large animals like horses, … Continue reading

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Bats (The Flying Mammal Kind) Part 2

As I stated in part 1, I became very interested in bats after having 2 encounters with rabid bats.  I began reading all I could about them and learned that my lifelong belief that bats are horrid, scary, aggressive creatures who … Continue reading

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Bats (The Flying Mammal Kind)- Part 1

I grew up like most people, thinking bats were creepy, scary, disease carriers and something to be genuinely feared.  I thought most carried rabies.  I didn’t ever try to learn anything about them, nor did I care to.  I have since … Continue reading

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