Daily Archives: March 2, 2017


Never turn your back On a dog with a cushion To answer the phone

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Spring from Of Glass and Paper #writephoto

She looked down at the stones, polished by time and covered by ancient lichen: no-one had been around the garden for eons, she was probably the first to find the gate. Judging by the dead leaves still peppering the ground, … Continue reading

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Guest poet: Mbizo Chirasha – Identity Apples

 Identity Apples I am a fat skeleton, resurrecting From the sad memories of dada And dark mysteries of animism I am Buganda I bleed hope I drip the honey of fortune Makerere; think tank of Africa I dance with you … Continue reading

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The Spring by Isabel Caves #writephoto

We used to bathe in that magic spring. The waters churned up from a secret place deep in the earth, a place where the bones of ancient faerie reside. When we were children we believed in magic. We believed the … Continue reading

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Forest Road #writephoto

Originally posted on Observations of The Urban Spaceman:
Weathered stone markers Guide the way to Grandma’s house Silent paws follow ? Today’s haiku is written for Sue Vincent’s #writephoto prompt! Unfortunately, I wasn’t able to download the photo from Sue’s site…

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Freedom via Relationship -#Silenti

The pre-born, living within Mother, but increasingly alive, knows only the dual world of She-and-me. The new-born, finding itself in an undefinable aloneness yet reassured by a Mother now separated, clings to her now-externalised warmth and nourishment. But a dramatic … Continue reading

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Thursday photo prompt – Spring #writephoto

Use the image below to create a post on your own blog… poetry, prose, humour… light or dark, whatever you choose, by noon (GMT)  Wednesday 8th March and link back to this post with a pingback. Please make sure that … Continue reading

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Photo prompt round-up -Bridge #writephoto

The photo for this week’s prompt was taken in Buxton, one sunny afternoon. The water runs crystal clear in the sunlight, fresh from the hills, meandering through a prim park, left over from the elegant heyday of the spa town. … Continue reading

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Container gardeners

The sun rose this morning on a misty world, finding its way through scattered clouds. Although the air is chill, yet there is a feeling of spring burgeoning with determined inevitability in the hedgerows and fields.  Houses huddle together for … Continue reading

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Tee-Pee Tales IV: Each to their Own… Stuart France

* One day Turtle made ready to go on the war-path. His comrades Live-Coals, Ashes, Bulrush, Grasshopper, Dragonfly and Pickerel determined to go with him. They set out together in good spirits but on the morning of their first camp … Continue reading

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