Category Archives: humour

Double Take – Saturday Mix, 24 July 2021

Sarah is our host for Saturday Mix. Nip over to her site for more details here Welcome to the Saturday Mix, 24 July 2021! The ‘Double Take’ challenge focuses on the use of homophones* to build your writing piece. You … Continue reading

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WRITEPHOTO – SUBSEA

KL Caley is our host for the Thursday Writephoto challenge originally hosted by Sue Vincent. You can find out more and join in here For visually challenged writers, the image shows a speckled fish emerging from a pot in an … Continue reading

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A slight imperfection

Sadje is our host for the What Do You See challenge. You can find out more here For the visually challenged reader, the image shows a bust of a man. A dark thick liquid is being poured on it. It … Continue reading

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Take Seven: 16th July

It’s Friday! Welcome to my Take Seven compilation which incorporates all 21 words (or derivatives) from the Three Things Challenge for the past week. You are most welcome to join in using as many or all of the words too. … Continue reading

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I had a dream…………………

No, this is nothing to do with Abba, but it was such a weird and vivid dream, I thought I’d write a piece of fiction about it. She had always loved this dress. It was pale lilac with chiffon layers, … Continue reading

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What do you see # 88 – June 28, 2021

I haven’t done one of these for a while, but it’s a dog right? How could I not participate this week? Sadje is our host for the WDYS photoprompt every Monday.  You can find out more and join in here … Continue reading

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Today’s ‘Doh’ moment

Not that long ago, our neighbour asked for assistance in opening a can of corned beef as she couldn’t get the key to work. There is a knack as you remove the key from the side of the tin, invert … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt, June 20/21 – Tickle my Fancy

Sara’s prompt this week Seems a bit obscure, but the challenge for this week is to make us laugh using the prompt – THE NANNY Image from pixabay.com My mother was a Nanny. Of course that was when she was … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt, June 13/2021 – Poetic Justice

Welcome back to, Sunday Writing Prompt! Poetic Justice: “An outcome in which vice is punished and virtue rewarded, usually in a manner peculiarly or ironically appropriate retribution for one’s actions.” The KICKER for this week is, I would prefer anyone who … Continue reading

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Writephoto 10th June: Tunnel

KL Caley is now our host for the Thursday writephoto originally inspired by Sue Vincent. You can find out more here For visually challenged writers, the image shows a tunnel made from trees, branches and grass. Towards the end are … Continue reading

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