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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #118 – Down But Not Out.

It was a situation that could have gone in any direction. But it didn’t. It was all downhill, and it was no one’s fault other than his own. He could have argued it was because of the rain and he … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #116 – Expectation and Waiting.

Image: Gerd Altmann at Pixabay It was that funny time of the year between expectation and waiting. Around him, the time had come for preparation, decorations to be hung, gifts organised, the catering to be finalised as to who was … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #115 – A Weight off His Shoulders

The prompt is to write something that brought about a change in the life of a protagonist, family, community, nation or the world.  Through the numbness that went with the leaving there emerged a relief, a weight taken from his … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #113 – Grandad’s Glasses

Grandad was agitated. He was pacing back and forwards, from one room to another. The whole time he was muttering to himself, “I’m sure I had them this morning. Now they have to be here.” When we inquired as to … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #112 – Pockets of Stillness

Image: Google Images   pockets of stillness   I’m walking o work The humdrum of the morning Invades my senses There is no escape, Cars, the trains, planes overhead How do I crave some silence? Around me is endless chatter … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #108 – Known Them All

Poetry Week!! Reena’s task this week – choose any one line out of the seven given here, and use it as the first line for your piece. “For I have known them all already, known them all:” From: “The Love … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #107 – Unbridgeable.

He was the most independent man I knew and to see him slipping away was heartbreaking. His mind had been as sharp as a tack and today when I visited him, he struggled to string a coherent sentence together. I’d … Continue reading

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