Category Archives: Love

Love Thy Neighbor

I have lived in this house for seventeen, going on 18 years.  It is on a short dead end street. in a heavily wooded area.  Heavy enough that the other four neighbors on my street are totally hidden from view.  … Continue reading

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The Gold Ring

It’s funny how your mind can drift. One minute you are thinking about something and the next you have traveled to a completely different thought. It happened to me the other day. I was focused on my diet and the … Continue reading

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Daddy’s Girl

I cherish the perfection laid before me The innocence of my sleeping child Auburn hair, draped upon her pillow Lollipops and candy canes Frolic in technicolor dreams In her world of make believe I dare not deny I am her … Continue reading

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All God’s Children

Yesterday the Humane Society Shelter where I volunteer held its Christmas Dinner for all the homeless animals. Volunteers cooked, baked, and prepared healthy foods for all the residents, be they dogs, cats, rabbits, or guinea pigs. Even a couple of … Continue reading

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Kramer’s Korner

Greetings once again fellow bloggers and readers. Kramer here with another installment of news from the canine kingdom. The picture is of me again helping Bob with the wash. He had told me that I could no longer burrow in … Continue reading

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What A Great Gift

What a great gift, my thanks to youFor heartfelt smiles, all that you doA whispered word, my doubts belieNot when I lose, but when I tryI learned to fly, because of you When I was down, somehow I knewYou would … Continue reading

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Scooter

The first time I saw his picture on the web, I was in love. I little Cocker Spaniel named Scooter, about one year old, was down in Arkansas looking for a forever home. After talking it over with my wife, … Continue reading

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Kramer’s Korner

Greetings everyone.  Kramer here.  Today I would like to start off with a reminder to everybody to  stay safe.  Please practice social distancing and when out and about, WEAR YOUR MASK.  I put mine on (well actually one of Bob’s … Continue reading

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Where Two Once Stood

Where two once stood, now one aloneLeft to journey on their ownGone the love they chose to shareDashed in the ashes of despairA heart now turned to stone How for this loss will I atoneSurvive without the love I’ve knownOne … Continue reading

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Kramer’s Korner

Hello all you folks out there in Kramerland. Hope all is well with you. I’m doing OK. Life has kind of fallen into a routine, and I like that. I don’t care for a lot of surprises unless of course, … Continue reading

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