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100 Word Wednesday: Week 117 – Notre Dame

I was in Paris and standing in front of Notre Dame lining up to go inside and being the starry-eyed tourist I was wasn’t watching where I was stepping and tripped. It was one of those moments where you saw … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #22 – The Old London Road.

My aged travelling companion, Crisp, was beside herself with excitement, and that in itself was no mean feat, as today we were going in search of an ancient Roman road. Crisp had seen a lot of history in her time, … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #20 – The Red Dot

My aged travelling companion, Crisp, was fascinated by the level crossing gates. “Why the big red dot in the middle?” she mused. “Maybe tomorrow the word STOP might be painted on,” I suggested. “Odd,” she said as she stood and … Continue reading

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100 Word Wednesday: Week 114 – No Time for Goodbyes.

It was hard seeing her drive away. The adults in my life said it was “all for the best”. I was heart-broken watching Alice and her family drive off. Ours had been a holiday romance; we spent each day together … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #19 – Crisp’s Odd Sense of Humour.

We were told that a visit to High Noon Lane could be problematic. There were rumours about the lane to suggest it could be dangerous. My aged companion Crisp was determined that on our holiday we’d make every day an … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #17 – The Bridge with a Death History

My aged travelling companion Crisp had a thing for bridges. No matter where on our tour of Britain a bridge would pull her up. Several photos later from a variety of directions and we could be on our way. Some … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #16 – Going Up.

Being in London for the first time my travelling companion Crisp and I were keen to make good use of our time and explore as much as we could. Crisp and I had recently retired and decided to see the … Continue reading

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