Daily Archives: December 28, 2017

Blue #writephoto

Originally posted on Of Glass & Paper:
Blue ? So far away… Yet this is now home, the shelter where we can repair, rebuild our strength.  Here they won’t find us, such a small planet, and a pale star, insignificant:…

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The Schrödinger effect – Top 10 Guest posts 2017

A blank page is still a page, but it has no life until it is filled with words. I write for the blog every day, but not all the posts I publish are my own. One of the things I … Continue reading

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The seeds of intent – Steve Tanham

An old friend, now sadly departed, but formative in my younger days, used to say that there were two ways to deal with ‘seeds’: one was to bury them so that they could be forgotten; the other was to plant … Continue reading

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Thursday photo prompt – Blue #writephoto

Welcome to the last writephoto prompt of 2017! As the roundup will be next year, I chose a photo of the half-light, a poit of transition between day and night. Every Thursday at noon GMT, I publish one of my … Continue reading

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Photo prompt round-up – Thaw #writephoto

Thaw * A pale land shrouded Shivers in the winter chill Far from the hearthfire Those who wander find themselves Following their own footprints * In muffled silence Virginal beauty unveils A verdant treasure An ever-present promise Hidden by a … Continue reading

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A visit to Haddon Hall

Every time we had driven past Haddon Hall, I had the feeling we needed to go there. The feeling bugged me a bit, as stately homes have not really been part of our research. We tend to be drawn to … Continue reading

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The Wisdom of Solomon… Stuart France

* “So many questions.” “Chief amongst which, perhaps, is why would the Temple be built by a demon?” “By the Prince of Demons?” “It may just be that we are meant to ‘subjectivise’ this story?” “In which case, the ‘temple … Continue reading

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Blaze #midnighthaiku

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