Category Archives: Cartoon inventions

Something to Hoot About


That was just for fun and to reintroduce the topic of my writing and that with which I am associated. In which connection (drumroll) you may recall a certain post about a certain Decision that followed one on Christmas Day … Continue reading

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Rufus Leering at Edward Again


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Let There be a Searchlight


When not collecting kids from school or watching swimming training, I have spent most of the past couple of days in hunting for a charger for my Eurolux searchlight.  After several years without a charge, the few million candlepower beam … Continue reading

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Owls of Terror and Stuff


I have been without telephone or internet for a few days, and catching up with stuff and stuff will now stuff my hours with the stuff of nightmares. Including the fact that I now have a new tablet, switching from … Continue reading

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Really Awful Bird Spotting


It has been some time since I have used one of my Really Awful Owler ‘Rufus’ cartoons to end a post. Just to be different, here’s one that begins the post. Actually, it ends it, too. In fact, it IS … Continue reading

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Goog(mis)led!


On Sunday last Younger Daughter decided it was time to revisit an animal farm that serves the best scones in the universe. She had forgotten exactly where it was, so plugged in a Google ap. to provide instructions. At the … Continue reading

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Hospitality


                  I enjoyed the hospital visit so much I am going to repeat the experience on Wednesday for a bit longer.                           … Continue reading

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