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Let the Jolly Roger Fly (Minifigure Monday)

Minifigure Monday is a weekly celebration of Minifigures through art. This week, there be a whisper on the wind… Something big is on the horizon… To celebrate, I have a fun, themed week planned for you all. The whole world needs a little distraction these days anyway. Consequently, my ’90s pirates Minifigures came out to set the tone. Pirates was

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Satisfaction’s Guaranteed (Minifigure Monday)

Minifigure Monday is a weekly celebration of LEGO® Minifigures through art. This week, we explore that endless list of things to do around the house. Inspiration for Satisfaction’s Guaranteed (Minifigure Monday) arose from a recent demolition project in my house. Our first major renovation project after moving into our first house is an exciting overhaul of the sump pit. The

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The Lone Wolf (Minifigure Monday)

Minifigure Monday is a weekly celebration of LEGO® Minifigures through art. This week, we explore the concept of the lone wolf and the repercussions thereof. I have been taking advantage of the winter and snow lately in my photography. The LEGO® characters alone in barren, white landscapes have produced some interesting images. This week’s photo and poem were inspired by

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Procrastinate (Minifigure Monday)

Minifigure Monday is a weekly celebration of LEGO® Minifigures through art. This week, we explore procrastination. I went on a building binge this past weekend. One set that I assembled was the Construction Loader (60219). In photographing the set, I thought it fun to capture a coffee break among Minifigures. Consequently, this inspired me to write Procrastinate (Minifigure Monday). For more

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Vengeance (Minifigure Monday)

Minifigure Monday is a weekly celebration of LEGO® Minifigures through art. This week, we explore the concept of vengeance. I was inspired to write this poem not through personal experience, but through pop culture and Ninjago. I recently acquired the Gamer’s Market set (71708). It comes with a rather awesome Avatar Harumi. The outfit worn by this Minifigure looks very

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Huddle (Minifigure Monday)

Minifigure Monday is a weekly celebration of LEGO® Minifigures through art. This week, we explore the value of partnership. I thought it appropriate with Valentine’s Day coming. Last week, I wrote about the cold of winter and survival in frozen landscapes. Huddle (Minifigure Monday) follows a similar vein. However, I drew additional inspiration for a happier tale. I have collected

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All Alone in the Cold (Minifigure Monday)

Minifigure Monday is a weekly celebration of LEGO® Minifigures through art. This week, we contemplate wandering a treacherous path alone. I was inspired to write this poem as I was photographing an arctic themed LEGO® set for review. Incidentally, I have been reading a true story about a doomed arctic voyage from the early 20th century. This brightly colored Minifigure

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The Heat is On (Minifigure Monday)

Minifigure Monday is a weekly celebration of LEGO® Minifigures. This week, we contemplate increasing pressure using poetry and photography. The Heat is On was inspired by the fire fighter Minifigure from Series 19. She evoked feelings of stress and struggling to stay ahead in everyday life. For more Minifigure Monday pics and poems, click here. The Heat is On An

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