Daily Archives: April 13, 2017

Enigma by Trent P. McDonald #writephoto

Tortor was a warrior and understood how the world worked.  He shook his head as he looked around the earthworks and the stones.  He approached the man who was obviously in charge. “Hey you, what’s your name?” The man slowly … Continue reading

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Guest author: Nicholas Rinth – Writing inspiration

This couldn’t have come at a better time. I’m currently down for the count and confined to my room because I just ate a whole Cinnabon. One. Cinnabon. And I’m feeling sick because of it. How people can continuously consume … Continue reading

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The Flowers of Mistrust – #Silenti

We live, increasingly, in an age of mistrust. It can be seen as cool, savvy, to doubt what we hear–an expectation of deceit in the ‘other’, as though trust belonged to the infant’s playground; something to be outgrown in the … Continue reading

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The Politician and the Feminist

First in this week…

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Thursday photo prompt – Enigma #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 19th April and link back to this post with a pingback. Please make sure that … Continue reading

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Photo prompt round-up – Stones #writephoto

The photo for this week’s prompt was taken at St Patrick’s chapel in  Heysham. The chapel ruins and the sea were our compensation for arriving on a cold, January day when the church was closed for renovations. We had come … Continue reading

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Colleen’s poetry challenge

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I hate waiting for phone calls. I spent a whole day waiting for two, knowing that by the time the garage had called with the final bill for fixing the car, I’d probably need the second call from the hospital. … Continue reading

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The Death of Strangers… Stuart France

* … “I will bring strangers upon you. * They shall defile your brightness. * They shall bring you down to the pit. * They shall turn their hearts against the beauty of your wisdom, and you shall die the … Continue reading

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Journey #midnighthaiku

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