Category Archives: early risers

The Journey Beckons

     I have not ceased to be nor write, nor to be somewhat contrite, for my leisure in posting on this here blog and for that I blame not spell nor grog.     The cause of course is … Continue reading

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Visitors On The Lawn

     With the onset of Autumn many of nature’s creatures are and will be looking for sustenance to survive the winter’s long duration. I invite your comments.. Have a superb weekend everyone, Jake. Visitors On The Lawn Oh, they … Continue reading

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While The Village Slept

     Complacency, is as dangerous as incompetence. We must never again let our guard down, America is a target for any number of hate mongers who are determined to bring us down. We must further secure our borders, north and south, and … Continue reading

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Backyard Fun (The Lawn)

     Here is another entry from the Backyard Fun theme. For all of you maniacal lawn laborers and grass-a-holics out there this one’s for you.      Have a weed-whackin’ Wednesday, Jake. Backyard Fun (The Lawn) You finish at dusk and you … Continue reading

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Sundays In Haiku

     It has been a while since I’ve given you some Haiku, so this morning I wrote these and I will hope that you like them, and that you don’t find them to be a….”Stink-o de my-o”…. In any case happy Cinco … Continue reading

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The Christmas Lesson

     This poem is a mixture of fiction and fact, with an approximate ratio of 75- 25%. (Or 85-15% as it varies with every reading.) The names have not been changed to protect the innocent, as there were no “innocents.” But, Santa says to enjoy it..  So, I … Continue reading

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The Bag Of Old Saint Nick

     *Tuesday is a good day to get the humor going again, at least for a little while. We will be getting a little more spiritual and moralistic in the days to come, but for now, we’ll keep on with the … Continue reading

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