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Friday Fictioneers : 26th February

Rochelle is our hostess for the challenge, and Dale Rogerson has provided our photo prompt. The rose may wear a cloak of ice, But the beauty remains. Frozen and captured in time, ‘Til caressed by the spring rains. Nothing fades, … Continue reading

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Love Is In Da Blog 2021 ~ Choose your own (2)

Bee of the Bee Writes is our host for this series. I haven’t been taking part every day, but as today is a ‘free choice’  I’m going with a poem: My neighbour took this picture one morning and I asked … Continue reading

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It’s perfectly natural, but……………………..

We all know that ‘special feeling’ One that doesn’t bear repeating, But it does, and life’s a blast, Flatulance, or more politely, gas. We are the food we eat, it’s said By some bright spark with a swollen head, Fragrance … Continue reading

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Special Collection Flash Fiction Challenge

This is my contribution for a very special challenge for a very special person, Sue Vincent. You can find out more here January 28, 2021, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story about life as a … Continue reading

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Thursday photo prompt: Glass #writephoto: a reblog for 14th January 2020

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Every week, Sue Vincent puts out one of her wonderful photographs to inspire us to write: short stories, prose, poetry, anything that springs to mind. https://wordpress.com/read/feeds/3193846/posts/2484370306 For visually challenged writers, the image shows a bay with…

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Take Seven 8th January

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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The Yo-Yo effect of weight watching

Time to avoid all those sugary snacks, Put aside biscuits, chocolate, and sweets. Say adieu to the pastries, and pies, Fruit or veg only for treats. The defeatist has a better idea Peeling back paper on a bag of chips, … Continue reading

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A Special Christmas Gift: a reblog for Christmas Day 2020

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Sometimes a picture taken at a particular moment is poignant, thought provoking and simply stunning. Such was one my neighbour took at day break one day last week. Taken with her phone, she caught the sunrise,…

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Butterflies and Rainbows

Something I wrote in the hospital car park today. Butterflies and Rainbows A butterfly flitting from flower to flower, Delicate wings absorbing light, Rainbows awash with vibrant colour, Reflections of my life. Touching souls and hearts alike, Leaving no mark … Continue reading

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Saturday Mix – Rhyme Time, 14 November 2020

Sarah’s challenge: Welcome to the Saturday Mix, 14 November 2020! This week we are “writing away, and having a play, with rhyming words for you today” with Rhyme Time. ‘Rhyme Time’ focuses on the use of rhyme to build your … Continue reading

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