Category Archives: Poetry

For Mum and Dad

For Mum and Dad (22nd May 2022) A candle burns, flickering gaily, Memories whisper in my mind, Two souls united, never again parted, Having left their Earth Life behind. The topper hearts spin, dancing lights on the ceiling, Gentle music … Continue reading

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Lucky Dip – Saturday Mix, 21 May 2022

Welcome to the Saturday Mix – Lucky Dip, 21 May 2022! For this week’s Lucky Dip, Sarah has reached into her mystery bag and pulled out a Parallelogram de Crystalline. The topic is up to you! You may be thinking … Continue reading

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Today is Sunday 8th May

Up with the lark at 5am, Maya wants to go out again. How I wish she would let me sleep Down in the land of nod so deep. But every morning as day breaks Her nose under the duvet snakes … Continue reading

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MLMM Photo Challenge #412

Photo credit Pobble 365 There he stood, Tall, handsome and brave. He had waited for her as promised. Times were different, They were different, But their hearts were the same, Loyal and true. She stepped forward from the bracken His … Continue reading

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Take Seven 30th April: a re-blog for Flashback Friday.

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It’s Friday and the last day of April! 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…

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When Time Stood Still

The photograph below is from ninerio at For the visually challenged writer, the photo shows a couple embracing in front of a large, illuminated clock, as well as other smaller, x-ray-like images of the mechanical components of clocks. Meet … Continue reading

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Reverse Nonet 22nd April.

Bent Double As pain throbs. Relief beckons Tiny white capsules Downed with tea or coffee. Nodules extend, distorting Inflamed, twisted tender fingers, Joints no longer supple, free or young. Mine’s a reverse nonet Val. Hope this is acceptable today. These … Continue reading

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Down on the beach again: a reblog

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Jumping in and out of the waves, Chase me, catch me, splash me with cold, Then wash my paws in water so clear To rid my fur of sand and salt. Pouncing, laughing, find something to…

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Inspiration evades

I’m losing my edge, Or is it my mind? Some favourite challenges Are now hard to find. Inspiration evades me, I’m wound up so tight Originality now is So difficult to write. My sense of humour Used to come into … Continue reading

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Sunday Whirl Wordle #549

Brenda Warren hosts the Sunday Whirl. You can join in here ship, lingering, legs, instead, narrow, stretch, door, heart, vase, fold, rocked, rain Like a ship rocked in a storm, The door to my heart closes. Legs once sturdy fold, … Continue reading

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