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Tale Weaver #196 – Gratitude – November 8th

He wakes as usual to a cold draught coming down the concrete culvert. He drags the worn old blanket he found by the roadside over him, the cardboard base of his bed is well and truly flattened by his constant … Continue reading

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FLASH FICTION FOR THE PURPOSEFUL PRACTITIONER- 2018: WEEK #39 – The Old Man

Image: 14946675160vn34 AugustMorgue File The old man was having trouble seeing as he aged. What he once took for granted he now had to concentrate on to see if it was real or not. His mind played tricks on him, … 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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100 Word Wednesday: Week 65 – Growing Older.

Image: Photo by Bikurgurl It was a fact the older he grew, the more isolated he became. He had never been a beauty and old age did nothing for his looks and certainly was a contributing factor in his inability … Continue reading

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Thursday photo prompt – Dusk #writephoto

He’d reached that time of life where his sunset hadn’t happened, but he certainly considered he was enduring the dusk stage of life. His lights were fading but he preferred to think of it as a part of his day … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver #83 September 1st Changing Seasons – Spring Awakening Dance

Image: © Mara Eastern used with permission. Darcy looked out his kitchen window and his heart immediately knew what day it was. September 1st, the first day of spring. He had it confirmed by the old peach tree showing off … Continue reading

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Music Friday #23: “Neighborhood” by Space – My Neighbours

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=loReEUwxemM   ‘Don’t go in there mister There’s witches in there.’ The old dark house set back on the hill Nestled in our neighbourhood Its dark walls and darkened doors Harboured old ladies Aging spinsters Reclusive and alone. One wondered … Continue reading

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