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Freshly Pegged – Gone Fishin’

Summertime, and the livin’ is easy. Fish are jumping, and the cotton is high. Freshly Pegged, is gonna be on vacation. But hush, little baby, don’t you cry. You’re busy.  I’m busy. The faboo writers I usually feature are busy.  … Continue reading

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Ain’t It Tree-mendous?

Because… 1) it has been hotter than Dutch love here all summer and… 2) Illinois is now an honorary member of the Saharan League and… 3) the city fathers had the bright idea to cut down most of the trees … Continue reading

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We’re Havin’ A Heat Wave; A Tropical Heat Wave

Ode To A Tree In Summer I think that I shall never see A poem lovely as a tree. While lying in a leafy glade In summer’s heat, the blessed shade. But when dog days get even hairier, I long, instead, for … Continue reading

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