Monthly Archives: November 2015


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Through a glass, grimly

Originally posted on Tallis Steelyard:
It’s funny to look back on the heady days of your youth and the various pranks that one got up to back then. We were reminiscing over a glass of wine, as you do, when…

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Notes from a small dog – Thanksgiving

It was bad enough to be disturbed by her stumbling around at stupid o’clock, without her expecting me to go out in the cold when I was half asleep. Dawn was still ages away when she made my breakfast… then … Continue reading

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Worlds unfolding

Every time we pick up a pen or lay our fingers on the keys to write, we engage in a process of which much is written, but I wonder how much is really known? We know there is a process… … Continue reading

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Christmas Grotto and my review for Living in the Shadows by Judith Barrow

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Fanning the flames…

Originally posted on The Silent Eye:
Where do they come from? They come out of the night… Where do they go to? Back to the night they return… They dance in the dark to pipe and drum and fiddle They…

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From Bakewell with love – the gift of surprise

Originally posted on Sun in Gemini:
? What do you do when two of your best friends put you in gaol for a crime the three of you carried out… and leave you there? The characters of Wen, Don and Ben…

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A new day

Winter usually creeps in slowly, almost unnoticed, as autumn slows to its end. Not this year. On Thursday I headed north wearing a short sleeved T-shirt. On Friday I drove back from the meeting through a blizzard. Temperatures had dropped, … Continue reading

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