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Sleep: A nonet

Sleep Evades, Shivering Awakens me. Heart beats heavily, Sound is lost on the wind, Silence betrays the night hour Darkness my imagination Reality dallies and dances. Shadows linger, tease and torment Casts a blanket of worry Will this night ever … Continue reading

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Red: Don’t touch

Red berries or flowers so very pretty, Tempting on the tree, Picked by tiny fingers, Stains on lips linger. Quick action is needed Fear and concerns heeded, Children too young to understand The poison perils of Natures hand. Remember the … Continue reading

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MLMM Photo Challenge #385

Sarah is hosting the MLMM Tuesday Photo Challenge for the moment and has picked this picture by Mark Payton for us this week. ‘Please, step this way’ She heard a voice say, ‘It’s a stunning view Enjoyed by so few.’ … Continue reading

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FOWC with Fandango — Figment

You can join in with Fandango’s challenge by clicking here Was it a figment of my imagination that he smiled at me? Did he notice I blushed becomingly? Did I see what I wanted to see? Was it the truth … Continue reading

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Another place, another time

Sadje is our hostess for the What Do You See photoprompt. You can find out more and join in here Image credit; Maksym Harbar @ Unsplash For the visually challenged reader, the image shows a street scene of an old … Continue reading

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Sunday Whirl Wordle #520

Brenda Warren is our host for the Sunday Whirl Wordle. Click here to join in spacious, open, room, blue, say, waves. grace. plains, simple, drowsy. clear, seek. My mind is like an unread book, Step closer, want to take a … Continue reading

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Friday Fictioneers : 24th September

Rochelle Wisoff-Fields is our lovely hostess for the Friday Fictioneers photo challenge. Our photo this week is courtesy of  Liz Young. So pretty and dazzling, Lights shimmering, reflective: What lies beneath though Is empty and deceptive. Hypnotic and inviting Summon … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #383

Sarah is our hostess for the MLMM Tuesday Photo Challenge. You can find out more and join in here Photo credit Angela Kelly Sleep my darling little one, On your cushion of blue Tender dreams and comfort Only the best … Continue reading

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Sunday Whirl Wordle #519

Brenda Warren is our hostess for the Sunday Whirl. You can join in hereNothing unusual seen daily, The sheen of night reflects, Like a moth seeks solace from the light: Streaming casts a sharp line of shadow, Wings singe and … Continue reading

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MLMM Photo Challenge #382

Sarah is hosting the Tuesday MLMM Photo Challenge at the moment. You can find out more by clicking here Photo credit Pobble365 I have had a good life, Seen people come and go, Witnessed good and sometimes bad, Watched the … Continue reading

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