Daily Archives: August 18, 2015


This little bear was made by Laura, my granddaughter’s Mum… her clever fingers creating patchwork bears and keepsake quilts from favourite baby clothes, embroidered with baby’s name. I think it is a lovely idea and a wonderful way to preserve … Continue reading

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The bike sheds of heaven

Originally posted on The Silent Eye:
It wasn’t always the bike sheds. Sometimes it was the tennis pavilion. Or, in winter, the air vent near the boiler room. We fondly imagined that the teachers had no idea, of course, that…

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Babel-fish wanted

I had to post the picture of the dragon… you’d all run away if you thought I was going to write about fish again… and I’m not. Not exactly. Well, maybe a bit… “Do fish even have ears?” asked my … Continue reading

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Ronovan’s haiku prompt

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