Monthly Archives: January 2019

Tell Me a Story Challenge: Grandma’s Birthday

Dale, at A DelectableLife tagged me as a link in a photo-prompt chain. And what the jig, maybe I can’t resist the challenge. So here’s the photo she gave me. And below is my ‘inspired’ story … What a day to … Continue reading

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Red Car, White Car, Brown Car, Green.

Jamie looked at the road: endlessly long, featureless, boring. Like her life. She looked down at the river. Turbid. Like her head since her mother died. She patted her jeans back-pocket; heard the crackle of the blister pack. She patted her … Continue reading

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Sunday Fungi: Con-Textured Skittles

Not sure of the species, but I’m thinking possibly a dapperling. Just get a peep at that textured stipe. Wow. That and the cap, a bit of a giveaway.

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An Englishman’s Home …

They do say an Englishman’s home is his castle. Seems this chap has raised his drawbridge and issued a warning. #2019picoftheweek challenge: Home Sweet Home For details of #2019picoftheweek challenge  see MariaAntonia

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CCC10: Bread for My Dickie

Up the hill, set to the side, Is a camp, a gypsy camp. To there this morning I dare To take my Dickie fresh baked bread To show my love that I care. Just after I took this photo I … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #10

Welcome to my weekly challenge—open to all—just for FUN, FUN, FUN Here’s how it works: Every Wednesday I post a photo (this week it’s that one above.) You respond with something CREATIVE Here are some suggestions: An answering photo A … Continue reading

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Surya’s Golden Castle

Surya stood back to admire his work. ‘Imagine it gilded, roof and wall.’ A residence suited to Yama and Yami. He cast a glance at the other sand castles. Nah, none equalled his. Written for What Pegman Saw. Mumbai, India.  

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