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Thursday photo prompt: Destination #writephoto

Destination, arrival imminent. Anticipation, expectation mounting Nervous children, on edges of their seats.   It had been a long journey. Dad driving overnight, Christmas was a day away. Mum agitated as it was ‘your’ family we were making the sacrifice … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #30 – Crisp’s Brother Ned

Crisp, my aged companion, was talkative after seeing the brochure for the Rustic Farm tour. She’d been brought up on a farm and loved to tell me stories about the farm. She had a brother Ned, who when out on … Continue reading

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Saturday’s Mix–22 July 2017 – Mabel

Image: © morpethroad The challenge today is to write a story or poem using the point of view of an animal.  My name is Mabel and I’m a black Angus grazing in the back paddock for Farmer Mudd. It’s a … Continue reading

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FFfAW Challenge-Week of June 20, 2017 – We Might Be Lucky

Image: Footy and Foodie. Dad sat glumly at breakfast. It was going to be another stinker of a day. Hot days were hard work on the farm. A year ago, on a day not unlike the one looming there had … Continue reading

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Saturday’s Mix–3 June 2017 – Behind My Place

Image © morpethroad It’s always been there A farm behind my place. There was a dairy once, Fields that grew potatoes Attracting a mechanical digger And rows of men and women Dragging metal drums as they made the harvest, Filled … Continue reading

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Finish Off Fridays #1: Privet’s Farm 11.11.16

Privet’s Farm, isolated from other farms sat exposed to the elements. As a result, it withstood the elements in all their fury all year round. The orchard at the farm was not as well cared for, the peach tree’s forever … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #86 November 10, 2015 – Maryann

image by Valentina Kallias ~ “Apocalypse Horseman Pestilence”   Maryann was a jokester She lived the other side of the black stump. She spent half her days on a combine harvester The other on a stump jump plough. The farm … Continue reading

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