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Thursday photo prompt: Aflame #writephoto – Another Stinker.

The evening sky was aflame with the promise of another stinker. Word spread quickly: “Stinker, stinker, stinker,” was the call and worried looks were exchanged, coping plans were discussed and all round there was the feeling of dread at yet … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #80 – Survival

The very scars, at times, hidden Through shame and humiliation, Continue to cut deep As legacies of past struggles Resurrect their ugly heads To remind you of where you fit in this world. You’ve come to learn you are not … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #Week 62 – The Moon Is dark…

The moon is still dark which doesn’t surprise me, as it’s been this way for so long. I’m beginning to think I never saw it otherwise. The atmosphere is so clouded with gasses nowadays it’s a wonder sunlight finds its … Continue reading

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Thursday photo prompt: Turning #writephoto

With the seasons turning, and winter giving way to the warmth and thaw of spring the snowman looked down the valley where already he could see the new growth of spring was well underway. He lamented the decline of the … Continue reading

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Worth A Thousand Words #18 – Alex

Image: https://pixabay.com/en/users/sharonang-99559/ There’s an alcove beside the bowling alley where a guy called Alex lives. It’s just one of those architectural things meant to make the building look a bit classy, but for Alex, it’s a safe place, out of … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers – The Flock

Image: ©wildverbs There was the suggestion of danger in the air. Then a fluttering, then chaos as wings and bodies panicked in the knowledge there was a reason to be in a flit. The call went out: “Which way? Which … Continue reading

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Twittering Tales #89 – 19 June 2018

Photo by MabelAmber at Pixabay.com The hatchling had hatched but was nowhere to be found. It looked like nature at its cruellest. The struggle to be born and to survive. Away on a nearby tree sat a bird looking very … Continue reading

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