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September 12: Flash Fiction Challenge – Her Greatest Gift.

Her greatest gift was acceptance. I was far from perfect, in fact, I was more flaws than anything else, but she saw through all that and took me for the man I was. For me, it was freeing, knowing I … Continue reading

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What do you See? May 28/2019 – The Unusual Gift

It was sitting outside the front door, Just there, minding its own business But alluring at the same time. What made it even more mysterious was it wasn’t Christmas It wasn’t my birthday In fact, a gift of any kind … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt “5 by 5” – Red Roses

My Choices: A Special Occasion – Just because Texture- Jagged A feeling – expectancy Sound – tinkling Periphery – an intermittent flicker of light   I bought her flowers just because I could, Roses, red roses, with thorns awaiting the … 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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Sunday Writing Prompt – A Child’s Gift.

She held it in the palm of her hand The most delicate of gifts. Here eyes darted from the gift to me Our eyes interlocking sharing an understanding. She placed it carefully into my hand The wrapping an old advertising … Continue reading

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Poem 61 – Teacher

Today wondrous things happened I was given gifts I never expected Mementos of how I have impacted on lives Hugs and best wishes, A rare event in any teacher’s life. My understanding of my own worth Realised With acclamations of … Continue reading

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