Daily Archives: March 12, 2018

The Arch (Songs of the Chosen) – Dorinda Dulcos #writephoto #poetry

Quietly, creeping down through the hall Silently listening, for those who would call Knowing, exactly, what the arch kept hidden This was a place, out of bounds, forbidden Trembling, hoping she wouldn’t be caught Leaving this life, no longer distraught … Continue reading

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Tribulation – Sight #writephoto

“The shattered light, the bleak ambience, the dullness that lying within. It’s regretful but these now remain the definitive defining points of this building. The conviction to restore this heritage site will be strengthened and supported ;as the masses will … Continue reading

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First Love – Catherine Matthews

Reblogged from Catherine Matthews: My first was Charlie. You always have a soft spot in your heart for your first. He was a blonde who had the subtlest hints of caramel. I loved running my fingers through his hair. He … Continue reading

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The Sound of Ink – Vivian Zems #writephoto

Inching to the light on word-laden heavy feet boiling ink roars in my ears Continue reading at Smell the Coffee

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Sally’s Cafe and Bookstore – Author Update – Lyn Horner, Mae Clair, Colleen Chesebro, Annika Perry, Jaye Marie and Anita Dawes.

Reblogged from Smorgasbord: Welcome to Friday’s author update with new releases and recent reviews from authors in the Cafe and Bookstore. If you have news and are on the shelves then please let me know by emailing me sally.cronin@moyhill.com Visit … Continue reading

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#writephoto: Unexpected difficulties – Jane Dougherty

Ellie blanked out the voice of the guide as he droned on, and gazed down the empty nave. Rows of columns strode up and down, and disappeared into the shadows of the transept. Where the altar and the choir stalls … Continue reading

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A mother’s day…

I woke late and tired, having slept through all three of the alarms I had set to get me to work on time. The problem was, I had been unable to sleep until dawn, so I was bleary eyed as … Continue reading

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Royalty eh?… Stuart France

* The king finished scrutinising his appearance in the full length mirror with a satisfying ‘gurgle’. His royal tailor had done an altogether splendid job of ‘ironing out’ the few minor discrepancies of attire which had been picked up at … Continue reading

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Procession #midnighthaiku

A passionless bride Elegant simplicity Hiding a cold heart Virginal bells chime Incongruous threnody Weaves a golden pall The chalice fills with sunlight Snow melts into memory For Frank J. Tassone’s Haikai Challenge

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