Friday Funnies 7/9/18

I shared this one previously several years ago, but I still think it’s one of the funniest things I’ve ever heard — all thanks to Groucho Marx. Outside of a dog, books are man’s best friend. Inside of a dog, it’s too dark to read.   🙂   🙂   🙂 If you’d like to share  yourContinue reading “Friday Funnies 7/9/18”

Adoption – flash fiction

I wrote this story almost two years ago for a flash-fiction writing challenge, and I’m not sure why it’s been on my mind and heart the past few days. But it has been, and I figured that was a good reason to give it another few minutes in the spotlight.  Hair bristled on my neck.Continue reading “Adoption – flash fiction”

Daily Post Prompt: Joke

Maybe it’s because I’m such an avid reader — and an avid writer — but I do believe this is one of the funniest jokes I’ve ever heard. I’ve retold it zillions of times — with a tip of my hat to its incredible creator: Mr Groucho Marx. Outside of a dog, a book isContinue reading “Daily Post Prompt: Joke”

100-Word Challenge For Grownups – Week #184

Julia’s back into the swing of things with her 100-Word Challenge for Grownups this week. The prompt is the following phrase: “… and just when Harold thought it couldn’t get any worse …” Visit Julia’s blog to get the details of participating. YOU CAN’T WIN ‘EM ALL Harold slapped the alarm, grabbed the remote andContinue reading “100-Word Challenge For Grownups – Week #184”

Wag More; Bark Less

I’m not much of a believer in “New Year’s Resolutions,” but this year I have decided to make one — only one. It is based on a piece of advice that comes from the canine community, and I think it is a commitment that has value. So for the year 2013, I, Sandra Conner, doContinue reading “Wag More; Bark Less”

Weekly Photo Challenge: Dreaming

For this week’s challenge, I decided to share a few more photos from Rocky Ridge Refuge in Arkansas, U. S. A.  They do such wonderful work with all kinds of animals in trouble.  You can visit their website here: I call this slideshow  “Community Dreaming”