Daily Archives: March 29, 2018

Kissing Clouds – Vivian Zems #writephoto

I’m on the verge of something great I try to fly but problems stand on my cape I’m on the edge of an unknown precipice So high in the sky, clouds- I almost kiss   Continue reading at Smell the … Continue reading

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Before – Life at 17 #writephoto

She sat in a corner, Hands over her knees, Waiting for her demons to enter, Waiting for her modesty to be bared, Ready to beg, Ready to cry, Ready to kick her little arms, Frantically in vain, But that day … Continue reading

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Guest writer: Jennie Fitzkee – Viola Swamp

Kate brought her mother’s beloved old book in to school this week.  Miss Nelson is Missing is a classic.  I love that book!  My children loved it.  Over the years I must have read it hundreds of times. The story is … Continue reading

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With Love…

When a young mother could not bear to discard her first baby’s clothes, she decided to make them into a keepsake for her daughter. That baby was my granddaughter, Hollie and three years later, Hollie was joined by Imogen. Laura, … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Iain Kelly:
Down in the valley where nobody should go, Franklin shuffled along in the gloom, making his way back home, dragging the body behind him. Pesky kid. Why had they come here? Still, more fuel for…

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Kindle Formatting Magic – Chris McMullen

Reblogged from Chris McMullen: WORD TO KINDLE FORMATTING MAGIC I will share some Kindle formatting tips and also introduce my newest book, Word to Kindle Formatting Magic, which is available in both paperback and Kindle editions. Kindle ASIN: B07BL5K6DH 522-page Paperback … Continue reading

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Thursday photo prompt: Valley #writephoto

Every Thursday at noon GMT, I publish one of my photos as a writing prompt.  If you know where the photo was taken, please keep it to yourself until the challenge is closed. I usually share something about the place … Continue reading

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Photo prompt round-up: Carved #writephoto

* Ancient bowls of stone Embracing earth holds the sky Clouds mirror themselves Within the silver surface I am myself reflected Dawn breaks, waking to beauty. I am a bridge between worlds. Far below, the valley sleeps beneath the veil, … Continue reading

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Enforced abstention

I’ve been living on just toast and yoghurt this week, Which is okay, but not all that nice, And especially when there is chocolate around, I admit, a perennial vice. But my innards are wonky, my back has gone south … Continue reading

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Sparkle #midnighthaiku

Every day sparkles Looking through the eyes of joy Magic all around

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