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Photo Challenge #393 – Sitting by the Window

It’s what she did most days. Sit by the window. Outside the sun shone or it rained, didn’t matter much to her, as she liked to watch. Life was happening out there. Birds fluttered about, sang loudly in the mornings, … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #391 – Spirals

My life has been a series of spirals. In the beginning, it was full of promise, The whole world was there for the taking. As I look back I wish I had taken more of it. I lived in a … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #386 – There was Someone Beside Him.

He’d been sitting there a while before he realized there was someone beside him. It was a girl, dark haired, nose ring, heavy eye makeup and like him looking down. “Where did you come from?” he asked. “Through the window, … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #321 – A Leaf Stuck on a Boot.

 It didn’t seem a big deal at first. Wet day. Wet leaf stuck to boot. Happens all the time, doesn’t it? I was oblivious to it happening at the time. I splashed through a few puddles not thinking about anything … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #320 – Uncle Phil Songwriter.

It was weeks after Uncle Phil died before anyone in the family decided to go and tidy up his place. He’d been a lonely solitary man and we knew the task was going to be a big one, as Phil … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #319 – Pot of Gold

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Photo Challenge #317 – Joan’s Grandad

Photo by cottonbro on Pexels.com When Joan was little she knew she loved her Grandad. She also knew he loved her. He had a habit of showing up at her place carrying a shopping bag within which he hid something … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #302 – Dreams and being Lost.

Image: Shichigoro Shingo I’m leaving school heading home, a path I have taken a hundred or more times. Today I’m confused, the road I take leads me nowhere, I’m in a place I don’t recognise, and every turn confuses me … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #301 – The Open Air Dance Class

Image: Lara Zankoul The class had gone well. The commitment and enthusiasm of the women was infectious. The expectation of a bumper concert this year was high in their minds. Even Belinda from Bulgum, co-ordination challenged, was putting in her … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #300 – ‘Right’ Places.

Photo Credit – https://www.deviantart.com/aa-xxx/art/his-legacy-23483872 Cool That was the image she portrayed. A living cliché. She sought out every behaviour To enhance the image, she had of herself. Watched porn to learn to be a lover, Was devoted to fashion Copied … Continue reading

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