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Shaun Leslie Turriff
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Peanut Dreary days passed on the trail of the Black Dog. The Brown King traveled alone, save for his trusted advisors, as he knew a larger party would draw suspicion, and make finding the Queen all the harder. The Queen was well loved, and wide knowledge of...
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Acrostic
I came across this the other day: Acrostic : A poem in which the first letter of each line spells out a word, name, or phrase when read vertically. See Lewis Carroll’s “ A Boat beneath a Sunny Sky .” And so, I thought I might try my hand: Here by Tygers by ...
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Draft: The Tiger Queen, Part II
The Black Dog “He’s in the kingdom, to be sure. Reports have him moving east,” said the black cat, referring to the Black Dog. It had been days before rumours of the Black Dog and his crew came back to the King, whose search had largely been unsuccessful. H...
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Out and About: Another #TieDayFriday, Fall Colours Edition
Although, strictly speaking, it is not Friday. Still, I felt I wanted to get this one out there, late or no. I was busy on Friday, with a new contract , and then the weekend, and finally,  poetry on Canadian Thanksgiving . So, here then is the new #TieDayFr...
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Out and About: The Return of #tiedayfriday
Yesterday—Friday—I woke up too early and went to sleep too late. Thus, I am a day late with this post, ostensibly about Friday. But what a post! What had been an idle promise on facebook  has now become real, Gentle Reader. Some years ago, once again influe...
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Out and About, Monday Edition
I have for the large part followed the advice of many, many menswear blogs out there and simplified my wardrobe, buying for quality or wearability. Therefore, I often take a selfie and realize it looks exactly like all my other selfies. Like this one , this...
Out and About, Monday Edition
Out and About, Monday Edition
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WIAT - Saint Valentine's Day Extravaganza
Ah, St. Valentine's Day. An interesting holiday, if ever there was one. People love to hate it, although I for one am inclined to agree with this Slate writer , who suggests that it is not all bad. A formal holiday with religious undertones to tell someone ...
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WIAT: Dic Ann's Food Truck Edition, or: The Adventure of the Flat Burger
In the spirit of what Turriff Hall was originally about, I wrote a piece about a burger I ate. In a sense, I suppose this is a WIAT post, even though it is strictly speaking, not about today . This post o riginally published by Burger Weekly at www.burgerwe...
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