Category Archive: Musings

Green Oranges

“Would you like an orange?”  ” No thank you! Are you sure that’s an orange. It’s green. You shouldn’t have picked it.” ” You know Pomi, a ripe orange does not have to… Continue reading

Pomi Offended

 ” I know you don’t like gadgets but I thought this one was cute and you read a lot so I bought you a book light.” My friend handed me a small package.… Continue reading

Political Correctness

Pomi finally put the postcards away and turned his attention towards my collection of books.                 ” Anything in particular you are looking for?” ” Something… Continue reading

Pomi, Postcards and Postcrossing

” Can I help you Mr. Pomi?” ” I am looking for my cap.”  ” In my chest of drawers?” ” I’ve looked everywhere else.”  ” Darling, that’s my ….”.  Pomi did not… Continue reading

Happy Birthday

” Candles?” ” Happy birthday to you! How was your day?” ” Ok. ” ” Just ok?” ” Yes, a birthday is not a big deal you know.  Not for me anyway. I… Continue reading


” I’m glad we’re home!” Pomi sighed and stepped out of my bag. ” Was it that bad? ” ” The woman at the next table was annoying. She did nothing but complain.… Continue reading

A New Day

The following day I woke up very early. It was still dark outside but the air was filled with  bird song. They sing louder in the morning, maybe because there are less competing… Continue reading

Gloomy Pomi

” You’re awfully quiet these days, my little darling. What’s going on?”  ” Nothing.” ” Are you sure?” ” Yes!” ” But you look sad.” ” I am fine.” ” Is there anything… Continue reading


” We need to buy a camera for me, I want to take pictures.” ” Oh yes, WE! really need to do that. In the meantime:  what are you doing with MY camera?”  … Continue reading


” Look, the moon.  Isn’t it beautiful? I love the moon! Ouch.” Pomi grabbed the back of his neck. ” What happened?” ” I think a mosquito just bit me.” ” Oh really?… Continue reading