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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #Week 36 – Parental Expectation

Illustration: Al Margen Parents have expectations, don’t they? You want your child to be successful in some sort of way acceptable to you. My parents, I think, wanted us to be competent in whatever we did. They were very working … Continue reading

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Twittering Tales #59 – 21 November 2017

Image: Hands by Pexels at Pixabay.com His ancient hands float across the keys. He holds us mesmerised as the music takes us with him. His focus is far away, his fingers dance and intrigue us we too see the pale … Continue reading

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100 Word Wednesday: Week 34 – Arch’s Riff

Image: Don Naman Photography 201 The riff went on and on. Arch considered himself a virtuoso, and even though the rest of the band saw as a gratuitous act of self-indulgence, there wasn’t a lot they could do other than … Continue reading

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August 10: Flash Fiction Challenge – Squish

August 10, 2017 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) include music and berries. It can be fantastical, such as the music of berries or a story that unfolds about a concert in a berry patch. Go where the … Continue reading

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Manic Monday #4 Challenge – Summertime Blues

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ti38LFY7x1Y   When I saw this song and the grainy old edition of Eddie Cochran I thought how things have changed regarding production. They made do with the basic equipment and produced sounds that have stood to test of time. … Continue reading

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Manic Monday #3 Challenge – Kicks

This week’s challenge is based on: Paul Revere and the Raiders “Kicks,” released in 1966 as a single. When she asked him why he had done it his reply shocked her. “Just for kicks.” She was immediately concerned because up … Continue reading

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Haibun Monday: 50 Shades of Rain

Its 3am. Outside I hear an unfamiliar sound. At last after months of winter drought there is rain. It showers down upon the darkened roof, its music fills me with joy, the constant rate of downfall enough to suggest we … Continue reading

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