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FRIENDLY MONSTERS

I’ve said this before — we live in a big cabin on a big lake in the North woods. So it was no surprise this morning to wake up and find that we’d had visitors during the night — a … Continue reading

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HOW WE COUNT BEARS IN CANADA

[Very, very carefully . . . And we enlist a comedian to help.] http://www.youtube.com/watch_popup?v=vJRDpTUIrJI&vq=medium

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WRITER IN SEARCH OF A SUBJECT (Conclusion)

My Postage Stamp of Native Soil On the way home Sunday, I snapped some photos. I ran across some black bear poop.  Across it, not through it, with my car.  So I stopped to check it out. As you can … Continue reading

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WRITER IN SEARCH OF A SUBJECT (Chapter 4 of 7)

Cave of the Great Spirit After an hour of googling, I came up with the truth. The scientific truth.  The scientists said, in this particular study, that they found grit and gravel in the stomachs of snowshoe hares.  That’s what … Continue reading

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GARBAGE MUST BE CURBED

It’s been twenty-five years since I’ve hauled my garbage to the curb.  And even now I don’t have a curb as such.  I have a loosely defined area between the road and the ditch.  And now that it’s been snowing … Continue reading

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