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An Ode to the Library

We entered the extremely cute cafe, and saw a mysterious sign over the warm hearth It told a tale of ancient history, when humans were slaves, and aliens ruled the earth They were an advanced race, technologically, and due to … Continue reading

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The Lonely Hut

I hate winters, cried out the cute wooden hut in despair My joints get frozen, screws unscrewed, and not a soul around to repair As it is, even in the best of times, I struggle to find good company and … Continue reading

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The Road to North Pole

Once upon a time, in the northernmost town in the world We arrived upon a lonely road, eerily twisted, curved and curled It was a sight that touched the very core of our soul What if, we thought, this road … Continue reading

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The Perilous Polar Bear

Walking jauntily towards Longyearbyen town center in Svalbard We finally encountered the magnificent beast for whom we’d been looking so hard He was huge, and ferocious, teeth bared as if he would rip us apart with just his jaws And … Continue reading

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The Snow Cat

I was waiting for him, with the proverbial bated breath And he unsuspectingly kept moving towards almost certain death My claws were unsheathed, and sharpened to a point So near, and he still didn’t see me, like he’d just smoked … Continue reading

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The Secret Society

They thought it was just a cute, little restaurant, a shop or maybe even a church But if they ever came to know the truth, it would give their world-view a tectonic lurch For, you see, the white cottage was … Continue reading

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The Girl with the Bronze Statue

On the pretty, colourful streets of Bergen, outside a souvenir shop I saw a sight that almost literally made my jaw drop I told my wife- That girl is beginning to give me quite a scare Doesn’t she know that … Continue reading

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The Magic Bench

I was sitting peacefully on the cute wooden bench on the beach Happy like everything I’d ever wished for was well within reach The reason for this was not far to seek, for, against all odds I had unknowingly managed … Continue reading

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The Black Sheep Of Black Sheep

Note: Originally published on Facebook on June 21 The black sheep, as they are wont to do, were grazing in peace When one of them, let’s call her Dotty, saw something on her sister’s fleece Look what you’ve done to … Continue reading

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The Party

Note: Originally published on Facebook on June 20 The moose was feeling really hungry, and cribbed to the reindeer Brall This, my dear friend, is no way to throw a party at all The walrus, who was passing by in … Continue reading

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