The cookie dough is all gone

Lieutenant Pumpkin has been missing for over a week now, and I have eaten all the cookie dough. I look for her every day, leave food out at night, put up flyers and talk to neighbors and call shelters and visit veterinarians and cry. I do a lot of moping. It's exhausting. I recognize myself falling …

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Mission: research and write stuff. Status: go.

My mission to devote one night a week to blogging AND ONLY BLOGGING! has so far been successful. I may need to separate it into two nights, though, now that I'm branching out into freelancing as well. Last week's blog night started with "I'm going to research hive mind and honey bee self-sacrifice for my …

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Who dunnit? Starting my week with the Yeah Write Gargleblaster

Yawning, shuffling, noticing the avocado on the floor. Stretching, recalling, confirming that I left it on the counter last night. I look at the cat. I look at the boyfriend. They look at each other. The cat saunters out. We all know.  This week's 42-word flash-anything prompt is: Who dunnit? Pour yourself a tall glass …

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