I’m certain Maggie was pleading

mitigating circumstances

when these photos were taken.
It was the only time we ever saw her as dirty as this…

…and are to this day, over two years since she passed,

that she had been burying a bone.


We have but circumstantial evidence

to back up our theory.


Fandango’s One Word Challenge:  Mitigate



Two memorable days of clouds.

This looks bad enough…

However, it takes on a new look when

a heat map or, perhaps, colour reversal filters are applied.

A couple of years ago these storm clouds

put parts of Geelong under three feet of water

if memory is correct.


Wits End Weekly Prompt:  Under-Cloudy-Skies