Anna Herrington
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writer. gardener. mom.
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Sunday Poppies ~ for OurS Peeps

Posted on June 9, 2019 at 8:14am 19 Comments

Just because....…


Re-post for D Day: Fighter Planes, Video Games, and my Brother's Father

Posted on June 5, 2019 at 7:30am 6 Comments

D Day:  June 6th, 1944 ~ organized Allied Forces landings at Normandy during WWII, the largest sea-borne invasion in history.…


Earth Day

Posted on April 22, 2019 at 10:30am 8 Comments

Local lake Sunday morning

Thank you, 1969 Congress, for passing The National Environmental Policy Act.…


Looks like Dicky Neely Has Left the Room

Posted on March 15, 2019 at 9:10am 22 Comments

I noticed Julie Johnson - an elusive one : ) - had left a comment on Dicky Neely's last post, so I went to see what she had to say....

Then afterward, found this:

I didn't…


Dear Foolish Monkey

Posted on July 12, 2018 at 8:50am 60 Comments

I so enjoy/ed having you post here - saw a painting of you as George Washington, yesterday? but was on the way to the oral surgeon with a husband in tooth agony and didn't have time to comment. I loved it!

I wish you knew how much I appreciate you and your input and posts and paintings here and how disappointing it is to sign on this morning and you are no longer here.…


Posted on July 7, 2018 at 9:30am 13 Comments

That's pretty much the news around here.

Looking at an active wildfire map this…


The Sensible Families Let the Twelve Year-olds Drive Home

Posted on July 3, 2018 at 11:00pm 6 Comments

‘Fireworks illegal here, too,’ she said, chatting fondly about the old school Fourth of July days with a friend they couldn’t know would die within the week,

‘which makes me nostalgic for those southern Fourth of Julys back in the day, in that humid Georgia heat…


Happy Father's Day

Posted on June 17, 2018 at 7:30am 7 Comments

To all you Dads around here.

This is the zealous scrub jay dad who has been waking me up at 5am for weeks as he checks to make sure the cats are inside while his babies hop around on the fence nearby.…


Two White Bowls

Posted on June 3, 2018 at 7:41am 24 Comments

They were simple bowls, smooth, white porcelain, vertical sides with rounded lip,…


This Evening's Sunset Drive

Posted on May 22, 2018 at 10:30pm 10 Comments

  People sometimes say there's not a whole lot to do around here, and sometimes I'd say that's true.....

  But the sunset drives sure are beautiful.

 Son's old 1988 stick-shift red e30 BMW is pretty fun, too.…


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The Songbird commented on Anna Herrington's blog post Re-post for D Day: Fighter Planes, Video Games, and my Brother's Father
"I don't think it'd have been wonky; only different.  I suppose questions are a part of a restlessness of soul, even the ones we know beforehand can't be answered.  Often, they are used a Reason, or even Excuse, for…"
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"Enjoyed ~ and beautifully put. I ride that line a lot, between going out, finding and claiming vs keeping on keeping on and may my 'which'-es come to me... I admit to having a harder time caring, either or. The plants still grow and…"
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At 10:03am on May 20, 2018, Robert Wolf said…

Anna: Your acid story was fantastic. It was as if I was experiencing it myself. Though the only time I ever did acid, or what was sold to us as acid, made the back of my brain feel it was dripping blood. 

At 9:26pm on June 16, 2015, Julie Johnson said…

I saw that too.  I'm so sorry.  



One Flew Under Radar

Posted by J.P. Hart on June 18, 2019 at 3:15pm 0 Comments

Tolerance and Bigots

Posted by alsoknownas on June 18, 2019 at 2:20pm 4 Comments

Where Jaws was Filmed

Posted by J.P. Hart on June 18, 2019 at 11:19am 1 Comment

I’m Not A Buddhist

Posted by Robert B. James on June 18, 2019 at 7:42am 2 Comments

2 Questions for Kosh and Jon

Posted by Ron Powell on June 18, 2019 at 2:30am 9 Comments

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