Category Archives: Personal Thoughts

Sunday Writing Prompt, July 11/21 – The Little Things

Sara is our host for the Sunday Writing Prompt. You can read more and join in here She says “Is it a warm smile, word, gesture, a tiny token of gratitude or appreciation? Anyone who is in a relationship, and … 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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Book Review: The Liar’s Daughter

The Blurb: “There’s a monster in this family……. When Joe McKee dies, the whole of the Derry community is plunged into mourning, with friends and family left reeling at losing such a well-loved man to cancer. Joe’s daughter Ciara and … Continue reading

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Fandango poses a truly thought provoking question this week and says I am not preoccupied with death, but I must admit that as I’ve aged, I think more about it now, as a septuagenarian, than I used to in my … Continue reading

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Bird Watching

I’m not a twitcher but over the years have got a lot of pleasure watching our feathered friends in the garden or hedges. Our lounge is at the front of our property so not only do I get to see … Continue reading

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A special rose

Shortly after we lost Maggie last November, we discovered there was a rose bush called Maggie and made enquiries at the garden centre. Sadly they didn’t stock it, and neither did any of the professional nurseries in the UK as … Continue reading

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The Personal Touch

One of the things I enjoy about card making is that little bit of ‘personal touch’ that goes into each one, especially when I have someone specific in mind. Like my blog, I never thought it would take off the … Continue reading

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The Personal Touch: a reblog

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
One of my favourite albums from the 70s was ‘Touch me in the Morning’ by Diana Ross. The single was her second solo Number One when it was released in 1973. Sadly I made the mistake…

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Just a thought………19th June

It has been another hot day, though after yesterday’s rain, the air is refreshed and cleansed. The house is less stuffy, and we can breathe easier. Hubby and I don’t like the heat. That’s not saying we relish in being … Continue reading

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Alone, unannounced, a face in a crowd Needs must in some circumstances, Only making one’s presence felt if necessary. Not wanting to be in the limelight, Yearning for solitude. Mostly in the background, simply ‘there’ Otherwise a phantom of imagination, … Continue reading

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