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« The Beach Bitch is Back | Main | Nelson's Memorial Day Weekend »



Yes, stay in Zen mode. No matter what just happened. You don't want to actually go there. Keep moving forward. :)


I have to agree with Nely. That is just too weird to deal with. ZEN

Denise Emanuel Clemen

Hahahaha. People can be so WEIRD! If I were a dog, I'd want a beach where no people were allowed.

Carol Perkins

okay, sorry, this is weirder than any scene in any novel... oh, whoops, that's what truth is weirder than fiction is all about.....

Laura B

I am almost speechless. So glad that you wrote about this. Always take notes! That's what you tell us. What a great 5 minute exercise. Write about hugs that weren't really hugs.

Barbara Force

Or were they?
Who knows? Bizarre! So glad
you shared this with us.

Carol C.

Wow. It's sad that some people refuse to say "I'm sorry." At least next time you can stay wordless in your Zen cloud until this Wicked Witch of the West goes home to her flying monkeys. (Thank goodness she's not a friend or relative. I have a story...) Congratulations on protecting yourself from "The Walking Wacko!"

Barbara Abercrombie

I love all these comments - Walking Wacko indeed! Yes, a beach where people are only allowed if behaving themselves and dogs in charge. Yes, a great writing prompt: a hug that wasn't really a hug.
Forward and onward!
Thanks everybody - xo

Jo Anne Burgh

You have to wonder what she might have said if the mutual friend hadn't been standing there to witness the exchange. What weird, warped thoughts were swirling around in the desert known as her brain, and what internal censor keeps them from coming out at inopportune moments (i.e., those moments when someone else is present)?

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