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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #151

Is it always me who flounders at the first hurdle? Who looks flummoxed by the prospect? That you can’t put round pegs in square holes. The problem appears insurmountable Even though I know the solution Given a bit of thought … Continue reading

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100 Word Wednesday: 162 – Country Kids in the City.

You could always tell a country kid from a city kid as the country kids tended to walk around the city with their heads permanently bent looking up. Most of us country kids lived in places where a three-storey place … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt – Ode – 12th July – Ode To Crap

You are everywhere, We produce tons of you Both physically and literally. You exist by the bucketful A much maligned part of life We are all responsible there’s no shirking that. Sometimes my words reflect you clearly You are easily … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt “Guardian”

Cyril Rum, angel on sabbatical, was just finishing his morning meditation when there was a serious knock on his door. He didn’t like having his meditation disturbed and was irritated that it had been so. At his front door he … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #139 – Quarantined Thoughts

   It’s been a challenging time in many ways. Being at home, for me, isn’t all that different to the time before quarantine. My anxiety at going to the shops has increased. There was the initial fear of contracting the … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver – #276 – Books -21st May

He was surrounded by books of every type. Waiting patiently for him to finish one then select his next foray into escapism. That’s the beauty of books, there doesn’t seem to be any end of them, and each one the … Continue reading

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Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge #66 – Arthur Durgs.

Each morning when Arthur Durgs rose from his bed, his first thought was what he might write about that day. He marvelled at the word processor he now possessed thanks to the generosity of his son Paul. Now that he … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #80 – Crisp’s School Days.

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What do you see # 30 – 18 May 2020 – A Girl’s Space.

It was a lot easier to stay behind the tree. They couldn’t see her there. She liked nothing better than sitting on the seat, looking out over the fields, taking in the birds who lived there and just on the … Continue reading

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Thursday photo prompt: Dance #writephoto – The School Dance

I was reminded of the days of the old school dance. They were strictly supervised by Brother Kevin and Sister Mary. The dances brought together the two catholic schools, and for both boys and girls, it was not only a … Continue reading

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