Category Archives: Poetry

Simply 6 Minutes 7th June

Christine at Stine Writing is our host and this is our picture this week. image: art-sheep.com/24-of-rob-gonsalves-most-beautiful-optical-illusion-paintings/ They came out of the clouds, Endless in number, Ships of the past Transporting to the future. Their cargo unknown, Ghosts on the horizon … Continue reading

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Bucket and Spade

Bucket – Image by KL Caley For visually challenged writers, the image shows a blue bucket and a yellow spade surrounded by sand. A common sight, a bucket and spade, Unattended and alone: No happy child making sandcastles, Perhaps they’d … Continue reading

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Tears of Yesterday

Image credit; Muhammed Hassan @ Unsplash For the visually challenged reader, this image shows a woman whose face has black streaks of mascara on her cheeks. She wears a sad expression and has her hands placed on her head. I … Continue reading

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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.

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
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 DeviantArt.com. 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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