Daily Archives: April 12, 2016


The first slug of April came in through the door, With a bright silver trail winding over the floor. I felt a bit mean taking it back outside, Though I know it will find somewhere leafy to hide. I’m not … Continue reading

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The Day of the Trees from Geoff Le Pard #shortstory #writephoto

Reblogged from Tangental in response to the photo prompt: This week I have a short story. The Restoration of Trees Frnn, like all trees, took the long view. He might be thought of as an arboroterrorist but that didn’t make … Continue reading

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As if..?

“You should write about it,” said my son. “It would make a good subject for a blog post.” He was right, but it wouldn’t make for a  comfortable one. We had been discussing the assumptions people make based upon appearances. … Continue reading

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In Memory Bound – from Helen Jones #writephoto

Reblogged from Journey to Ambeth in response to the photo prompt: ‘Bind her.’ The Forest King turned away, his crown of leaves gleaming in the last light of day. She called out, keening, her branches shivering so leaves fell like … Continue reading

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Celebration #midnighthaiku

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