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It's time to make Goulash with Grandma again!  (Micro-fiction fun...why don't you give it a go?) Use the picture prompt she provides to create simple, shortest of short, stories to tell its tale - kudos gained for using the weekly bonus word.  Today that is ZANY.



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The groundhog woke late… it was the only explanation it had for the zany, warm weather…
(84 chrx)

“Call me zany” said Groat, “but did I dig all the way to Summer?!”
(66 chrx)

Down in the hol-low
The hollow so deep
Groundhog named Wall-ow
Arose from her sleep
The ball in the sky, oh!
What could she say?
Was warmest on record
For ground-hog day!*
(32 wds…or if I break my personal rule of including the spaces, it is 140 chrx!!!)



*sing to “Down in the Valley”

7 comments:

  1. Mum's gonna be singing 'Down in the Hollow' all day !
    Loves and licky kisses
    Princess Leah xxx

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  2. It is Zany we allow groundhogs to predict weather!

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  3. Thanks to you, we may all be singing Groundhog carols every year. And if we aren't, we should. Your words were so musical, I knew it was a song before I reached the end! Oh, and love the name, "Groat."

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  4. We hope the ground hog sleeps in late and doesn't see his shadow, How zany would that be?

    Your Pals,

    Murphy & Stanley

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  5. This is really good for the brain cells, apparently! Good for you. Word play is fun.

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  6. Crikey ... that critter sure is a zany lookin' bloke, aye?????? You don't see them downunder!!

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  7. Are we all having crazy weather.
    Merle.........

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