Daily Archives: April 6, 2017

Of Dreams & Ghosts

Originally posted on Richard M. Ankers – Author:
Author’s Note: I wrote this immediately after reading a post by my good pal the wonderful Sue Vincent and her struggles with sleep. I hope you enjoy it. When one is small,…

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Sir Chocolate saves Easter – a rhyming verse story

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Originally posted on Robbie's inspiration:
The Easter Bunny was in quite a state; His Easter deliveries were going to be late; His chocolate making machine wouldn’t start; The mechanic said he needed a spare part.   He said off…

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Who was the Queen? #writephoto

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The dark colors and rough edges of the stone, against the vivid colors of the sky looked ominous. White paint splattered on the stone appeared to be symbolic of something, as if somebody wanted to…

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Equal opportunities

She’d always fancied farming. ‘Shepherdess’… that sounded cool. But how do you get into farming when your parents chose to raise you in the city? She should have known better, reading the advert… ‘Trainee harvester required, no experience necessary…’ She … Continue reading

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Intimate Flames – #Silenti

What is it to be intimate? The touch  of a lover’s hand or lips, perhaps?  Two bodies locked together in desire for a common fulfilment; the intellect muted while the emotional and sexual energies dance their own bolero? We generally … Continue reading

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Thursday photo prompt – Stones #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 12th April and link back to this post with a pingback. Please make sure that … Continue reading

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Photo prompt round-up – Gold #writephoto

The photo for this week’s prompt was taken as we watched the sun set from Holy Island…Lindisfarne. It is very easy to say the photographs do not do the moment justice, but in this case, it would be true. The … Continue reading

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The demon list

I went to bed at half past one, The list was almost halfway done But then, it only lists by item… Some jobs last ad infinitum. So that mid-point is false you see But the illusion comforts me… I can … Continue reading

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Bean-Stalker – Stuart France

‘Broken Crown’ …Crisis The Milk Cow has finished giving… Akin to a second weaning… but worse… this is a call to arms. ‘Go forth young man and make your way in the world,’ says Mum. Jacques is anything but worldly. … Continue reading

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Anticipation #midnighthaiku

The picture is an image taken from the hillside in Great Huchklow, Derbyshire, where Compnaions and friends will soon be gathering… With a sigh of relief, we close the files and send the workbook for the Silent Eye’s weekend workshop … Continue reading

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