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Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge #5 – Sleep Study

My wife of many years was constantly nudging me in the ribs while we slept complaining that my snoring kept her awake. One day she was reading the paper and came across a story about a man who like me … Continue reading

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Twittering Tales #118 – 8 January 2019

She argued it was good for me. But it was green. She’d gone to a lot of trouble But it was green and not an attractive green. Juicing was the way to good health But it was green Full of … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt “Collage Prompt #41”

“Raise your words, not your voice. It is the rain that grows flowers, not thunder.” Rumi   After a lifetime of hard work, jobs wherever he could find them, long hours of manual labour had left him in old age … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #Week 14

This weeks prompt gave me much to think about. On the one hand, you could argue that as I am now retired aspirations as such no longer matter, employment-wise. It’s more about enjoying each day as it comes past. So, … Continue reading

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FFfAW Challenge-Week of May 30, 2017 – Rattled

Image © Yinglan The tram came rattling along. It rattled as my life rattles. It’s what happens when you gravitate from one crisis to another. Today the tram was taking me to my doctor. I had been called back and … Continue reading

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FFfAW Challenge-Week of March 21, 2017 – The Future

Photo prompt provided by Sunayana MoiPensieve. Every twenty metres in front of the museum there were buskers of every kind. Small bands, like the Destitutes, who eked out a living in such trying times. With the government removing universal health … Continue reading

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100 Word Weekly Writing Challenge —Week 5

Image Credit: Stephanie of La Photographie The proposed changes to health care meant my partner would no longer be covered. I wasn’t going to see her shrivel up and die. There needed to be a protest and when changes placed … Continue reading

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