Category Archives: Photos

Four more days of “M” stories voting

The Alphabet Challenge M-Stories votes are waiting in the wings . . . but I wish they would rush into the bright lights. If you’ve not already done so, you can read the stories and cast your vote for your … Continue reading

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Still pining for “M” stories votes

The Alphabet Challenge M-Stories voting has stagnated . . . Yes, it sometimes gets a second wind near the end, but why wait? If you’ve not already done so, you can read the stories and cast your vote for your … Continue reading

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Another reminder for “M” stories voting

The Alphabet Challenge M-Stories voting has entered the doldrums . . . I mean, I get it . . . we’re about to go to war with China, be ravaged by a pesky virus, and ruined by an economic catastrophe … Continue reading

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Mantis and “M” stories voting

The Alphabet Challenge “M” Stories voting has stalled. The “M” stories, mired and morose and melancholy, sit waiting for kind readers to stop by and give them a chance to enthrall, or at least entertain. . . . er . … Continue reading

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Flash Hummingbird and “M” stories voting

The Alphabet Challenge “M” Stories are duking it out, and you can help cheer on the eventual winner. If you’ve not already done so, read the stories and cast your vote for your favorite of the three. Links to the … Continue reading

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Birds on a wire and “M” stories voting

The Alphabet Challenge “M” Stories are duking it out, and you can help cheer on the eventual winner. If you’ve not already done so, read the stories and cast your vote for your favorite of the three. Links to the … Continue reading

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Hard rock reminder for “M” stories voting

The Alphabet Challenge M-Stories are out there, fighting it out for the top spot in the biweekly poll . . . and you can do your part to cheer them on. Of course, you don’t have to do anything . … Continue reading

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Reminder for “M” stories voting

The Alphabet Challenge M-Stories is active and stories have drawn first, second, and third blood.  You have no obligation to do anything . . . but it sure would be swell — if you’ve not already done so — if … Continue reading

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Breaking News for “L” stories voting!

Breaking News! The Alphabet Challenge L-Stories voting will close tomorrow at High Noon (CT).  You have no obligation to do anything . . . but it sure would be swell — if you’ve not already done so — if you … Continue reading

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Fawn and “L” stories voting reminder

Hmm . . . I lost track of time. I thought we had another week for the end of the “L” stories voting . . . au contraire, mes chers lecteurs.   We’re in the final days of the voting period, … Continue reading

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Artsy ex-clematis flower and “L” stories voting reminder

The “L” Stories voting could use a bit more participation, and that’s what the writers are hoping for the coming week.  If you lead a blissful life, you probably need to temper said life with a bit of a bother, … Continue reading

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“Shine a light” Flickr Contest

I’ve stopped entering photo contests because I never win . . . don’t have the talent . . . they are all rigged . . . the judges have peculiar tastes in photos . . . I don’t really need … Continue reading

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Colorless ex-clematis flower and “L” stories voting reminder

The “L” Stories voting had a momentary swell of activity (three votes) before falling back to dormant status. I’d like to think it’s because of my promoting efforts, but I think it’s friends of the twins who account for most … Continue reading

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Ex-clematis flower and “L” stories voting reminder

The “L” Stories voting has ground to a halt. I don’t think that COVID-19 resurgence, social unrest, impending economic catastrophe, impending climate catastrophe, a government at odds with itself and its constituents, and global tensions are affecting people’s motivation to … Continue reading

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Restyled rock and “L” stories voting reminder

The “L” Stories voting has stalled, but you can be the one to kickstart it back to life. If that sounds like a mission you’re willing to accept, you can find links to the stories and the poll for voting … Continue reading

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