Monthly Archives: November 2017

Photo Challenge #190 – Neptune’s Breakfast.

“They don’t like it up ‘em, you know,” said Neptune as he sat at the breakfast table slavering large dollops of butter on his toast. “When you got a trident, you can really give it to them.” They looked across … Continue reading

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Twittering Tales #60​ – 28 November 2017

Biting winds, icy roads Sluggish could think of better places to be Pulling a carriage in this weather was crazy he longed for his blanket and a bucket of oats. Behind him, George swore at kids throwing snowballs at them. … Continue reading

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Wot I Shot Wednesday

As summer is coming down my way the sun rises early and so this morning i took myself off on a walk before the heat of the day arrived. There is a wonderful tranquility about the early morning. The deserted … Continue reading

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Wordle #180 – Oscitant Behaviour

This week’s words: Collapse Reform Oscitant ((adj.) yawning, as with drowsiness; gaping. drowsy or inattentive, dull, lazy, negligent,  malaise Strand Syncretism ((n.) the attempted reconciliation or union of different or opposing principles, practices, or parties, as in philosophy or religion.) Warren Barrel Catch Tough Tendency Uncanny Vertebra He knew he was near collapse when the news came that he was once again in the wrong. His oscitant behaviour had … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #Week 14

This weeks prompt gave me much to think about. On the one hand, you could argue that as I am now retired aspirations as such no longer matter, employment-wise. It’s more about enjoying each day as it comes past. So, … Continue reading

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Saturday Mix – Double Take, 25 November 2017

Our first homophone set this week is: bolder – more courageous boulder – large rock Our second set of homophones is: flew – past tense of fly flu – short for influenza flue – chimney pipe The McScrooge’s hated the idea of Christmas. It … Continue reading

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Weekend Writing Prompt #30 – Journey

Write a story in 50 words about going on a journey. Bags packed, GPS programed, the old Ford coughs into action, stutters gathering momentum as we back out the drive and point it west for the long journey home. Windows … Continue reading

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