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Insects (not true bugs!) ๐Ÿ๐Ÿฆ‹

โ€‹โ€‹Thanks to Frank for hosting Tuesday Photo Challenge! This week’s challenge: Bugs! โ€‹Iโ€™ve not had my phone with me while pruning in my garden and seen true bugs โ€” though I have plenty of images of the butterflies and bees buzzing in my garden ๐Ÿ™‚ True Bugs are in the Hemiptera Order and includes cicada,… Continue reading Insects (not true bugs!) ๐Ÿ๐Ÿฆ‹

Bikurgurl · The Year of CLean · Writing

Gone Edison

A True Story of Betrayal Have you ever had an idea that was just….brilliant? An idea that you curated and honed, then used with wild success? If you’ve done this, you know what pride and success you feel in having brought an idea to fruition. You may start to use this idea, build upon this… Continue reading Gone Edison

100 Word Wednesday · Bikurgurl · Writing

720

Nicolas Picard 720 โ€œUHโ€ฆ.MAZEโ€ฆ..ING!โ€ she drawled, eyes glued to the man catching air as he pulled a 720. Unconventional, as he let the bike spin round him, but the air you need to make that happen on a half pipe is awe inspiring. Of course, it wasnโ€™t her first time at the trials. Sheโ€™d actually… Continue reading 720

#Construction · Bikurgram Image · Bikurgurl · Space and Grace · The Year of CLean

Transformation of our yard, 2017

This is what we started with — a monoculture of of grass. For many in this suburban community, the epitome of suburban bliss. For me? An eyesore. So, it began… Oh what changes the front yard has made! This was after the first summer when I dug up the turf grass adjacent to all the… Continue reading Transformation of our yard, 2017

3Line_Post · Bikurgurl · Writing

Sex in the Rain

This challenge: hosted byย Sonyaย โ€“ @ Only 100 Words โ€“ย  The idea? Only 3 lines on the image! image by Sam Burriss Sex in the Rain Deserted morning park We dance in the rain Our bodies are one This image is so similar to a view we have at our own neighborhood park! I believe the… Continue reading Sex in the Rain

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Wind-Up Week 26: 100 Word Wednesday

Image by Bikurgurl Week 26 Thanks for stopping by for Week 26 of 100 Word Wednesdays! So many beautiful views of the Seattle Waterfront from our Alki Beach excursion on bikes, but the views I loved most were of my family — as well as the other families gathered together enjoying the sun and each… Continue reading Wind-Up Week 26: 100 Word Wednesday

100 Word Wednesday · Bikurgurl · Writing

One More

One More โ€œIโ€™m not tired!โ€ she whined, โ€œI want a pop!โ€ as she wriggled in his arms. They hear it every time they go out, itโ€™s โ€˜one moreโ€™. Though theyโ€™d tried hard not to indulge in anything that would encourage the erratic, yet completely normal toddler behavior, it was irritating. Seemingly no end, or transition,… Continue reading One More