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Photo prompt #writephoto – walking on air

The mist that blanketed the forest was perfect for the grey people who lived underneath. This was their time of day. Most days I never saw them. They lived camouflaged and safe. In my mind they were the shadows I … Continue reading

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#SoCS May 28/16 – press

Over lunch John asked if I’d ever been to Pressburg. I had to say no I had not and where was it. In Europe he said as if everyone knew that. He said that is was a place where pressmen … Continue reading

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Moral Mondays: “Love Conquers All”

“I hate you. I hope you die.” My daughter screams as she slams her bedroom door. At midnight the phone rings. Police. She is at the station. I go down. She is asleep in a cell. Officer tells me she … Continue reading

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FLASH FICTION FOR THE PURPOSEFUL PRACTITIONER: WEEK #13 – 2016 – Outside Court

Image: http://publicdomainarchive.com/highway-night-blurred-lights-lens-flare-guard-rail/ Please include the words “a blinding light” somewhere in your flash.  Sitting outside the courtroom his story sounded plausible. He’d tell his story and all would be well. However Carstairs was not the brightest spark to put on the witness stand. … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver #50: “sending out an SOS” – Message in a Bottle

Dear Friends This tale is the most amazing I have ever received and I acquired it by sheer accident. Last Friday as I was walking along the beach near home I came across a bottle washed up on the shore. … Continue reading

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Kreative Kue 45 – Kreates Bootmaker and Apothecary.

The group was super excited as they neared the one place that they had focused on reaching. It had taken them six weeks and across four continents before they stood in the ancient city. They knew in one of the … Continue reading

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Kreative Kue 42 – Sister Juanita Maria

Sister Juanita Maria had taken on the job of establishing her own religious order, which incorporated all the best aspects of Catholicism and Buddhism. Her habit was modelled on both religions the colourful orange of the Buddhists and the austere … Continue reading

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