Daily Archives: June 28, 2016


I want to have a cold tonight And if you think I’m mad, I have a real good reason… The alternative’s too bad. * My head is really aching And my eyes are awful sore, The box of tissue’s empty … Continue reading

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When there’s no stairway to heaven #writephoto #shortstory #flashfiction

Originally posted on TanGental:
Lucien Potts knew he was dead. It was the next bit he was rather foggy about. Death itself wasn’t a surprise – too much to drink, a narrow road and a firmly rooted beech combined to…

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Irony Age dwelling…?

Originally posted on The Silent Eye:
Images and Text from the Silent Eye Workshop: Whispers in the West… * Why? * Why, would anyone… * In their right mind… * Choose… * To dwell… * Here? *

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Coffee with Haiku Cake: Perfect Fragile Beauty

Originally posted on Sun in Gemini:
You gaily taunt me With perfect fragile beauty Unfearing, to self dissolve ©Copyright Stephen Tanham, 2016.

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Old friends

We took the long way back… we often do. So many things are missed by speeding along the motorways and so many more discovered by meandering down country lanes. And anyway, it would have seemed all wrong to be south … Continue reading

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Lock and Key – from rivlvogr #writephoto

Reblogged from Ken at rivrvlogr: My response to Sue Vincent’s (Daily Echo) Thursday Photo Prompt #writephoto – Door, with her photo, is a nonet. Nonet ~ a poem of nine lines and a syllable pattern of 9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1, with rhyme optional … Continue reading

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Kite #midnighthaiku

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