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Connie D. in Venice; Evening Gondola, Murano & Burano

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Cannes, France & Monaco 2012 - YouTube

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Thanksgiving 2012

Thanksgiving in my family is diced giblets swimming in buttered broth, celery and cubed bread stuffing Tom turkey stuffed and trussed and baked to tender perfection It’s crackly skin oozing juice It’s peeled boiled and mashed potatoes seasoned gravy made from pan drippings Crunchy French-fried onions atop green beans, drenched in mushroom soup, marshmallow streaked yams   chilled cranberry sauce Ted’s chocolate cream and Safeway’s cherry pie, its delicate chocolate hazelnut crème filled pirouette wafers, orange sherbet, lactose free vanilla ice cream with hot fudge. Its Sparkling cider, vanilla macadamia and chocolate raspberry coffee Earl Grey and orange spice teas So EAT like there’s no tomorrow, and then put the fork down and eat some TUMS Because Thanksgiving is a time to be together with family and friends, It is a time to give thanks to celebrate and reconnect pull out the cell phone and CALL relatives neighbors the friend you were mad at It is a time to remember those w…

Sorento & The Amalfi Drive

conniededona's photostream

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conniededona's photostream on Flickr. Livorno, Firenze and Pisa

conniededona's photostream

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conniededona's photostream on Flickr. Kotor, Montenegro

Tsunami

And the waves come.
The wave comes. The wave pulls up its skirt puckers its lips drawing them in leveling their dare insatiable.
And the waves come. The wave comes. The wave bitch slaps blackened hearts panting for a gentler tap. Tempting fools and bullies. As it cracks facades, splits foundations sucking out their essence, until their base, isolated harbors, scream no more.
And the waves come. The wave comes. The wave roars, devastating coastlines tossing mettle at will. Striking and fierce winking at the blue moon as it tallies their cheek on its terrible shores.
©Connie DeDona 11-02-12

Pasta Italiano

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CASA BATLLÓ GAUDÍ BARCELONA

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