Category Archives: My butterfly

Books, Books, Books

  Sidewalk sale Selling books Thanks to all Books, Books, Books Just set up at Black Bond Books, Haney Mall, Maple Ridge, BC And already tablemate John Knapp is in business. Thank you to all who turned out Saturday. It … Continue reading

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Hidden Hero

  Hidden Hero Hero or coward? “I am mighty, I am strong! I can whip any wrong. I will face each bully down. I will make it safe in town.” No I’m not, I’m afraid. I’m a victim ready made. … Continue reading

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Come, Shake My Hand

  Come, Shake Our Hand Come, yon Reader, meet our merry band, We have treats, so come and shake our hand. Come and find a reading treat, To buy a book’s an easy feat. We’ll read, we’ll sign, we’ll even … Continue reading

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Cheshire Cat

  * This may strike you odd as a tribute, but anything can trigger a cherished memory – anything! So, today I choose the amusing over the maudlin. When the Cheshire Cat Comes to Visit When the Cheshire Cat comes … Continue reading

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Virtual Hug

  Virtual Hug Truly I wish that you were here, Or that I were there with you. I’d pack it up upon a dare, But my duties keep me here. And so I send my virtual hug And with it … Continue reading

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When the Blues

  WHEN THE BLUES H. W. Bryce When the blues come out to visit you, Hear the music that’s inside of you It’s in there just awaiting to be played Play it now and you’ll be glad it stayed. It … Continue reading

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Poor You, Poor, Poor You

  Poor You, Poor, Poor You I had had a pretty bad day. Everything I touched fell over or crashed to the floor. It happened so often I didn’t think I could take it any more. I misread the clock, … Continue reading

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