More Facts About Cats:

Domesticated cats use vocalizations like meowing, purring and hissing – but feral cats are practically silent. * Cats can pass their body through any space which they can fit their heads through. * With extra thick enamel, less damaging saliva, less food retention between teeth and a mostly sugar-free diet, cats have better chompers than …

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Independence Day thoughts

  𝕬𝖘 𝖜𝖊 𝖈𝖊𝖑𝖊𝖇𝖗𝖆𝖙𝖊 𝕴𝖓𝖉𝖊𝖕𝖊𝖓𝖉𝖊𝖓𝖈𝖊 𝕯𝖆𝖞 𝖙𝖍𝖎𝖘 𝖘𝖚𝖒𝖒𝖊𝖗, 𝕴’𝖒 𝖌𝖗𝖆𝖙𝖊𝖋𝖚𝖑 𝖋𝖔𝖗 𝖙𝖍𝖊 𝖕𝖊𝖔𝖕𝖑𝖊 𝖎𝖓 𝕬𝖒𝖊𝖗𝖎𝖈𝖆𝖓 𝖍𝖎𝖘𝖙𝖔𝖗𝖞 𝖙𝖍𝖆𝖙 𝖍𝖆𝖛𝖊 𝖑𝖔𝖛𝖊𝖉 𝖆𝖓𝖉 𝖘𝖊𝖗𝖛𝖊𝖉 𝖙𝖍𝖊𝖎𝖗 𝖈𝖔𝖚𝖓𝖙𝖗𝖞 𝖘𝖔 𝖜𝖊𝖑𝖑. 𝕿𝖍𝖊𝖗𝖊’𝖘 𝖆 𝖘𝖙𝖔𝖗𝖞 𝖆𝖇𝖔𝖚𝖙 𝕲𝖊𝖔𝖗𝖌𝖊 𝖂𝖆𝖘𝖍𝖎𝖓𝖌𝖙𝖔𝖓 𝖆𝖙 𝖆 𝖙𝖎𝖒𝖊 𝖜𝖍𝖊𝖓 𝖍𝖊 𝖜𝖆𝖘 𝖘𝖙𝖎𝖑𝖑 𝖆 𝖌𝖊𝖓𝖊𝖗𝖆𝖑 𝖆𝖓𝖉 𝖓𝖔𝖙 𝖞𝖊𝖙 𝖕𝖗𝖊𝖘𝖎𝖉𝖊𝖓𝖙 𝖆𝖓𝖉 𝖍𝖎𝖘 𝖙𝖗𝖔𝖔𝖕𝖘 𝖜𝖊𝖗𝖊 𝖌𝖊𝖙𝖙𝖎𝖓𝖌 𝖆𝖌𝖎𝖙𝖆𝖙𝖊𝖉. 𝕿𝖍𝖊𝖎𝖗 𝖕𝖆𝖞 𝖍𝖆𝖉 𝖇𝖊𝖊𝖓 𝖉𝖊𝖑𝖆𝖞𝖊𝖉 …

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Immortal Artistry

We humans are artists. And we like to tell everyone willing to listen that we exist. Thousands of years ago, cave painters signed their paintings with the shape of the artist's hand and left them there for us to see and exclaim over. Really old paint on a cave wall now tells posterity that they …

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Dark Sky Above

The International Dark Sky Association seeks and encourages darkness. Loves the dark. Believes in night. They encourage communities to turn out more lights at night. Cities that meet their standards for darkness are certified as Dark Sky Places. The whole point is to make viewing the night sky easier and better. Light makes viewing harder. …

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How do I identify whether an article has or lacks depth?

Not the usual type of question that I answer because it has nothing to do with the craft of writing fiction. But it's something that I feel passionately about. So here goes --- There is no definitive way to know if an article has depth unless you are an expert on the subject of the …

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Tea Bag Anyone?

The tea bag is rooted in the belief that the leaves ought to removed from the hot water at the end of a specific brewing period. At first, there were infusers -- perforated metal containers which were filled with loose leaves and immersed in boiling water, and then removed using an attached chain. They are …

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Berries are berry confusing

As a writer, I know words are important. I also know that language evolves and words change. Still -- shouldn't a berry be a berry? No matter the year, the century, the country or the language, shouldn't a person be confident knowing that something labled 'berry' is actually what the label says? Nope! Doesn't happen! …

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