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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #182 – Self-Isolation

I’m locked inside at the moment. It’s called self-isolation as I have tested positive for Covid. Last week I was in Tasmania on a touring holiday with two friends. This week I’m holed up at home. It was a wonderful … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge – #178 – A Brick in the Wall

As I’ve wandered through life I’ve become more and more aware that if life was a wall then I’m just another brick in the wall. We are all part of a whole. Life is a myriad of components multitudinous in … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #176 – Crisp and the Greenhouse

My aged companion Crisp, whose mind was not as it used to be, had observed the old greenhouse on our Sunday afternoon walk. “They’re not doing it right,” she announced as we looked across at it. Clearly, it was overgrown … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge # 173 – It’s a Duck.

It’s a duck. No, it isn’t. It can’t be it hasn’t got a duck’s bill. Well, I think it is. Its face is pointy. Ducks don’t have pointy faces, they have duck faces. From where I come from it’s a … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge 3 #172 – The Full Moon

The full moon gave a sense of expectation. In the mouth. In the stomach. In the head it made him want to howl. But he didn’t as his mother had said to him time and time again it was so … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #171 – Lunch

Will I or won’t I was the question? The catch looked so scrumptiously delicious. To gobble it up or savour it a tad longer? It had after all been a while between feeds. It wasn’t every day you came across … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #170 – The Branks

It was the only way to shut her up. It looked cruel but sometimes you have to be cruel to be kind. She got the message. She stopped her aimless banter, taught her brain to think before she gushed forth … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #168 – The Attack.

When it happened it happened so swiftly there wasn’t much time to think about it. It was our first decent Sunday afternoon, no rain, the sun shining, disturbed only by the rumble of the approaching warplane. It cruised above us … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge – #166 – The Top of The Hill

We had to get to the top. She instilled a sense of urgency about getting there. There was a lot of huffing and puffing, the climb was exacting for two people at our advanced age but she was driven to … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #165 – Uncle Seth

She asked me what the photo reminded her of. It’s a seal. It reminds me of a lazy oaf. Like my Uncle Seth. She claimed he’d made laziness an art form. Seth sat about the house demanding his mother’s attention-getting … Continue reading

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