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About pensitivity101

I am a retired number cruncher with a vivid imagination and wacky sense of humour which extends to short stories and poetry. I love to cook and am a bit of a dog whisperer as I get on better with them than people sometimes! We have an elderly dog called Maggie who adopted us as a 7 week old pup in March 2005. From 2014 to 2017 'Home' was a 41 foot narrow boat where we made strong friendships both on and off the water. We were close to nature enjoying swan and duck families for neighbours, and it was a fascinating chapter in our lives. We now reside in a small bungalow on the Lincolnshire coast where we have forged new friendships and interests.

Rory’s Friday Four: 18th September

The Friday Four Ah questions, questions, questions – what is it about you and questions Rory? Simple, l just like asking questions. Some relatively simple ones today for this Friday however… 1 What three senses could you NOT live without? Discuss … Continue reading

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Fibbing Friday 18th September, my response

Here are Frank’s questions and my responses. What exactly is Yorkshire pudding? It’s a dessert made in the shape of white rose petals What is treacle, and why do people make tarts out of it? It refers to the brandy … Continue reading

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Reconcile

We often hear happy stories about people being reconciled with lost pets or distant relatives, but being the number cruncher I am, I reconciled figures on a regular basis. In my last job, my predecessor and her assistant took up … Continue reading

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Part of the Family: a reblog from Sept 2013

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
? Pets are part of the family. Most children growing up have one, gerbil, hamster, goldfish or a rabbit seem to be quite popular as a kid’s ‘first’. Not me. We lived about a mile away…

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Fibbing Friday: September 18th, 2020

Originally posted on Thoughts & Theories:
Welcome to Fibbing Friday! Today is the official debut of the new header logo! The old one has served us well, but despite being the one who put it together, I never quite felt…

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Today is Friday 18th September

What a night………… hardly any sleep and we are both shattered. Maggie was not very well but luckily no accidents indoors. We are ‘starving’ her for 24 hours and making sure she has plenty of fresh water as it would … Continue reading

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Take Seven: 18th September

It’s Friday! Welcome to my Take Seven compilation which incorporates all 21 words (or derivatives) from the Three Things Challenge for the past week. You are most welcome to join in using as many or all of the words too. … Continue reading

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Three Things Challenge #362

Welcome to The Three Things Challenge. For those of you unfamiliar with the challenge, every day I list three things that may, or may not, be related. The challenge is to simply read the prompt and see where your creativity … Continue reading

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Autumn Leaf Farewell

Originally posted on Cozy Quiet Corner:
Image by Zach at Unsplash When death comes for meI shall be free,Rigor shall set its paceWhen last sparks peter out in grace. Adorn me not in jewelsNor cover the corpse with blooms,Stage me…

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Thursday photo prompt: Fall #writephoto: a reblog

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
Every Thursday, Sue Vincent publishes one of her photos as a writing prompt. https://wordpress.com/read/feeds/3193846/posts/2011472864 Today’s is enchanting. It was a magical place. The gentle tinkling of laughter could be mistaken for the cascading water as it…

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