Opposing Forces – Saturday Mix, 3 July 2021

Sarah is our host for the Saturday Mix and says.

This week we are dipping our toes into the pool of OPPOSITES. Our challenge is all about “opposing forces” and the use of antithesis in our writing. You will need to use the two opposing words in your response – which can be poetry or prose.

Our words this week are:

– native and foreign

– mountain and valley

Set in a valley overlooked by their Sacred Mountain, theirs was a small village bathed in tradition and legend.
She was a native of this country, standing proud and tall, unlike the head of the local council introducing policies that were foreign to her. She had no wish to participate in ‘progress’ when she could see it was just another name for Man’s greed.

About pensitivity101

I am a retired number cruncher with a vivid imagination and wacky sense of humour which extends to short stories and poetry. I love to cook and am a bit of a dog whisperer as I get on better with them than people sometimes! We have recently lost our beloved dog Maggie who adopted us as a 7 week old pup in March 2005. We decided to have a photo put on canvas as we had for her predecessor Barney, and now have three pictures of our fur babies on the wall as we found a snapshot of my GSD so had hers done too. From 2014 to 2017 'Home' was a 41 foot narrow boat where we made strong friendships both on and off the water. We were close to nature enjoying swan and duck families for neighbours, and it was a fascinating chapter in our lives. We now reside in a small bungalow on the Lincolnshire coast where we have forged new friendships and interests.
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2 Responses to Opposing Forces – Saturday Mix, 3 July 2021

  1. Carol anne says:

    cool take on the prompt Di! ❤

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