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Sunday Writing Prompt “Inner Beauty” – A Date.

He was going on a date. He didn’t want to late. His mother had always stressed to him the importance of punctuality. What surprised him was the willingness of Sally Parsons to go out with him. She was short and … Continue reading

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Wordle #134 – Jim JOMO.

This week’s words: Placid Brook JOMO (Joy of Missing Out) Twitter Cypress Verdant Proximate Snag Inhale Brace Sunshine Placid When Jim JOMO woke up, he resolved that as of today he would stop missing out, stop making excuses, put aside … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #74 – Our Dark Side.

“Everyone is a moon, and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody”. Mark Twain. It’s a matter of perception sometimes as to what we consider our dark side. Most of us are not serial killers, thieves or … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt “Glade of Infinite Nothings” – The Darkness

The door closed and the darkness swallowed me. I was given a moment before being locked in to take in my surroundings. A bare cell, a bed, washbasin and toilet. It had taken a lot of courage for me to … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #71 – Getting it Right

We spend most of our lives thinking we need to get it right. Often it leads to many anxious moments especially when you realise we’ve basically stuffed something up. Some people stress over not getting it right believing they are … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #68 – Normal

What is normal was the question? Each ‘expert’ offered his or her explanation One, which of course suited themselves. “It’s all to do with context,” said another, “It depends upon the place and time in which you live. My normal … Continue reading

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Daily Writing Challenge #7 – Mirrors

Your challenge today is to explore mirrors (or reflections). It was Sylvia Plath who wrote what was for me the definitive poem about mirrors.* They look back at you defining a truth from which you can’t deny. The lines on … Continue reading

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