Archive for the ‘Holidays’ Category

Naestved and Skaelskoer, yesterday

2013-12-30 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Næstved before sunrise Some street art Still 45 minutes before the bus to Skælskør left, so more pics A famous street name? And a UFO? Skælskør Liberation monument

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It’s A Wonderful Wednesday Christmas!

2013-12-24 BlogBlog RSSRSS

It’s A Wonderful Wednesday Christmas!   and what better way to celebrate than to share in a special way the love of giving Share your muse or a vibe, even a pictures or two ~*~ Merry Christmas Be Blessed And Happy New Year To All   The CPC Crew  

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Happy holidays everyone!

2013-12-23 BlogBlog RSSRSS
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POEM: Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree: Lyric Rewrite

2013-12-19 BlogBlog RSSRSS

This lyric rewrite was composed for the CPC Friday Fling poetry challenge, where our theme is Christmas music. ROCKIN’ AROUND THE CHRISTMAS TREE Rocking around the Christmas Tree at the nursing home tonight. Mistletoe hung where none can see ’cause they’ve got such poor eyesight. Rocking around the Christmas Tree as they hear their own [...]

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REPRISE: The Friday Fling Enjoys Christmas Music!

2013-12-19 BlogBlog RSSRSS

  This is a reprise of our December 16th, 2011 challenge, Friday Fling #159. The original had 634 views, 119 comments including fifteen poems posted by eight different writers, and thirteen hearts.   Friday Fling #262 December 13th 2013 As many classical music and most Peanuts fans know, December 16th is Beethoven’s birthday. That made [...]

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Nutcracker stuff

2013-12-04 BlogBlog RSSRSS

The whole story http://www.springhole.net/writing/the_nutcracker_and_the_mouse_king/index.html http://gutenberg.spiegel.de/buch/3083/1 and a song (add the http yourself if the video won’t show)

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CPC PICK-APART POETRY – THANKSGIVING EDITION

2013-11-26 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Welcome to the November 2013 Edition of PICK-APART POETRY as we celebrate Thanksgiving and the blessings that we enjoy true Pick-Apart fashion.         Please select 25 words from the following two Thanksgiving poems and create a piece using those 25 words. Remember though that the words may be repeated and the forms [...]

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Zealand streetviews

2013-11-22 BlogBlog RSSRSS

A road near Esterhill http://www.streetviewandmaps.com/da/map/point/55.662454/12.524406/150.69/-17.5/0/#/point/55.836603/11.48750300000006/44.08581036383674/25.947262036016187/0/ Skælskør views http://www.streetviewandmaps.com/da/map/point/55.662454/12.524406/150.69/-17.5/0/#/point/55.253859/11.291565999999989/4.0858103638367424/25.947262036016187/0/ http://www.streetviewandmaps.com/da/map/point/55.662454/12.524406/150.69/-17.5/0/#/point/55.254029/11.287978000000066/-115.91418963616326/12.613928702682855/0/ http://www.streetviewandmaps.com/da/map/point/55.662454/12.524406/150.69/-17.5/0/#/point/55.254186/11.289426000000048/-75.91418963616326/12.613928702682855/0/ http://www.streetviewandmaps.com/da/map/point/55.662454/12.524406/150.69/-17.5/0/#/point/55.256167/11.28456600000004/124.08581036383674/12.613928702682855/0/ http://www.streetviewandmaps.com/da/map/point/55.662454/12.524406/150.69/-17.5/0/#/point/55.254482/11.297224000000028/44.08581036383674/12.613928702682855/0/ Borreby castle http://www.streetviewandmaps.com/da/map/point/55.662454/12.524406/150.69/-17.5/0/#/point/55.233256/11.290817000000061/204.08581036383674/12.613928702682855/0/ Slots Bjergby http://www.streetviewandmaps.com/da/map/point/55.662454/12.524406/150.69/-17.5/0/#/point/55.37591/11.335718000000042/-595.9141896361632/12.613928702682855/0/ Esboenderup http://www.streetviewandmaps.com/da/map/point/56.047455/12.343220999999971/-915.9141896361632/-14.052737963983808/0/#/point/56.051602/12.343488999999976/-1035.9141896361632/-0.7194046306504767/0/ Tisvilde train station http://www.streetviewandmaps.com/da/map/point/56.05776/12.095021999999971/-595.9141896361632/12.613928702682855/0/#/point/56.059276/12.076014999999984/-715.9141896361632/-0.7194046306504767/0/ and main street http://www.streetviewandmaps.com/da/map/point/56.05776/12.095021999999971/-595.9141896361632/12.613928702682855/0/#/point/56.058967/12.066683000000011/-1075.9141896361632/-0.7194046306504767/0/ http://www.streetviewandmaps.com/da/map/point/56.05776/12.095021999999971/-595.9141896361632/12.613928702682855/0/#/point/56.058774/12.065367000000037/-1075.9141896361632/-0.7194046306504767/0/ http://www.streetviewandmaps.com/da/map/point/56.05776/12.095021999999971/-595.9141896361632/12.613928702682855/0/#/point/56.058411/12.06434200000001/-915.9141896361632/-0.7194046306504767/0/ To be continued?

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CPC “PICK-APART POETRY” (Halloween 2013 Edition)

2013-10-29 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Welcome to the October 2013 Edition of PICK-APART POETRY where each month we celebrate creativity and sharing in a rather short (though not necessarily short) poetry/prose/image kind of way. This month, as Halloween approaches, we share a scary glimpse of long ago with a poem appropriate to the season and influenced by Washington Irving’s “Legend [...]

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Tisvilde beach, july/august 2013

2013-10-14 BlogBlog RSSRSS
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CPC PICK-APART POETRY CELEBRATES LABOR DAY AND BACK-TO-SCHOOL

2013-08-27 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Welcome to the August 2013 Edition of PICK-APART POETRY as we once more celebrate the unofficial end of summer which coincides with Labor Day     and with the beginning of a new school year.       And as we look forward to autumn and some cooler weather, we feature two poems, one celebrating [...]

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Bringing the fun back – xmas in july

2013-07-26 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Videos from the annual world Santa Claus congress

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Goodbye books & the Cascades

2012-12-27 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Boxing Day is not a holiday we celebrate in the USA, but on this December 26th, I packed up two full duffel bags worth of books and donated them at a local book depository. I noticed later that it was on behalf of a children’s reading program; I don’t think the kiddies will get too [...]

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CPC PICK-APART POETRY CELEBRATES CHRISTMAS

2012-12-25 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Welcome to the December 2012 Edition of “Pick-Apart Poetry” as we celebrate Christmas in a Pick-Apart kind of way. ‘Tis the Season for Love and Peace and Good Cheer. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! And in the spirit of Christmas Day, we celebrate poetically as we select our 25 words from the three Christmas songs [...]

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It’s A Rockwell Christmas @ Simple Sunday

2012-12-23 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Holiday greetings Poets! Today we bring you an American favorite for you poetic muse! We bring you the Christmas charm of artist Norman Rockwell Norman Rockwell was born in New York City on February 3, 1894. Talented at a young age, he received his first commission at age 17.In 1916, he created the first of [...]

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Xmas calendar days 23 to 24

2012-12-23 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Last year I made a xmas calendar with 24 friends-only bulletins, where you could click a picture to see the gift of the day. I’m too busy to make a new one, so the old one is reused and made public. Unfortunately the html codes don’t work correctly in blogs, so the hrefs’ contents always [...]

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Xmas calendar days 16 to 22

2012-12-22 BlogBlog RSSRSS

Last year I made a xmas calendar with 24 friends-only bulletins, where you could click a picture to see the gift of the day. I’m too busy to make a new one, so the old one is reused and made public. Unfortunately the html codes don’t work correctly in blogs, so the hrefs’ contents always [...]

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ELECTRIC CHRISTMAS LIGHTS @ Thematic Attic with A-Rhodi

2012-12-19 BlogBlog RSSRSS

What is it about Christmas Lights That brings Holiday Magic To people of every age? From a simple strand of lights hung In the snow laden branches of a tree, To the colorful lights that outline every Nook and cranny to become a beacon Of the Season and Holiday Display These simple lights become the [...]

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The Gaian Dragon I Ching Calendar : Winter Season

2012-12-19 BlogBlog RSSRSS

target=”_blank”>Deck the Halls : Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby Brightest Blessings and Merry Meet! The Gaian Dragon I Ching Calendar #0 : Winter Observe! Be open to the world around you, and the world within. Listen to what you are hearing. See what you are looking at. Pay attention to beginnings. Use imagination. Consider results. [...]

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It’s A Christmas Countdown @ Wonderful Wednesday with Bettie

2012-12-18 BlogBlog RSSRSS

THE BIG HOLLY JOLLY COUNTDOWN TO CHRISTMAS Is Here! Tell Us In Your Own Words In Any Poetic Format You Like Just What You Do During These Last Few Days Till Christmas! Heart This blog if you like us as much as we like you! Let Your Christmas Count Down Begin!

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