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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #116 – Expectation and Waiting.

Image: Gerd Altmann at Pixabay It was that funny time of the year between expectation and waiting. Around him, the time had come for preparation, decorations to be hung, gifts organised, the catering to be finalised as to who was … Continue reading

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Twittering Tale #116 – 25 December 2018

At midnight a single light shone from an upstairs window. The old man wrapped the only gift he gave each year. The tree in the yard was festooned with the signal bauble. At one minute past, he heard the tap. … Continue reading

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Wordle #215 – Christmas on Grimace Street.

This week’s words: Present Yuletide Holiday herald Santa Tree celebrate mistletoe stocking pudding elves reindeer Miss Marble of 46 Grimace Street, witch and lovely neighbour had over the years grown into liking Christmas. She had known Santa a long time … Continue reading

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HW Daily Writing Prompts – Santa’s Second Last Stop

His Christmas run was coming to an end, and he was feeling tired and worn out. It wasn’t getting easier, the population was rising, the expectations increasing and he was finding his feet hurt more the longer the night went … Continue reading

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#SoCS Dec. 22/18 – tin

‘tin’ He awoke Christmas morning to find a tin of biscuits at his front door. Not wrapped, just sitting there with the image of a kookaburra displayed on the top. Christmas was like every other day in his word only … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver #202 – Evening – December 20th

It was the evening before Christmas, and the family gathered in their lounge room looking gloomily at each the other. They had this annual meeting to plan their Christmas Day. As were a proud family and since they were as … Continue reading

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Wordle #214 – Cyril Rum’s Christmas Meal.

This week’s words: Brood moody hex sober salubrious* ransom counterintuitive calculate misnomer train fortunate appease Cyril Rum, angel on Sabbatical, was intrigued by the present time of year. Around him, it was as if a hex had been performed on … Continue reading

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