Daily Archives: November 22, 2018

Hidden ~ Iain Kelly #writephoto

She sneaked away from the rest of the group as they splashed around in the water. ‘Come on, Alice,’ beckoned her friends. It was not often they got the opportunity to enjoy the sunshine by the river. Enthusiasm had got … Continue reading

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Wish you were here…

* In Olden Times, Holidays were originally just that… Holy Days. The whole community would lay aside their work day duties and together engage in deeply or intrinsically symbolic activities which related to the situation that they all found themselves … Continue reading

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The Art of Dark Leaving ~ Steve Tanham

It could equally well be titled ‘The dark art of departure’, I suppose, but, in this case, it’s not the act but the leaving which is dark… At the time of writing, we are about to leave Sydney, aboard a … Continue reading

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Haiku: Hidden

Originally posted on The Dark Netizen:
Hidden From The World, Only You, Me, and Nature. Total Perfection… Prompt: Thursday photo prompt: Hidden #writephoto

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Embers -Kindle Preorder!

Originally posted on Trent's World (the Blog):
The Kindle version of Embers is now available for pre-order!  The official release date for Kindle and paperback is Tuesday, December 4, just two weeks away.  If you re-order, it will automatically…

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Sentinel Stones…

* …But she knew. She had seen it when the vision took her there… Following the spirit path on the hawk’s wings… They marked her when they had realised that she knew… She would bear no children now, save at … Continue reading

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Thursday photo prompt: Hidden #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 and I usually share something about the … Continue reading

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Photo prompt round-up: Shadows #writephoto

* Silence holds secrets Whispered only to the wind Ghosts carry rumours Only speculation lives The dead will carry no tales * The photo for this week’s prompt was taken at the Dashwood Mausoleum, perched high above the little village … Continue reading

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Paradise lost: fabric artist, Barbara Williamson loses her home

A few months ago, I featured the work of American fabric artist, Barbara Williamson, whose use of joy and colour in her art quilts delighted me and whose inspiring story is one of incredible determination. At the time, Barbara wrote: … Continue reading

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Of Trolls and Sustenance… Stuart France

* Tomf, the Troll, rises from the river bed after a long, long, sleep. He is feeling grumpy but only because he is hungry. Off in search of chocolate, cake, liqourice, orange juice, tobacco and cough sweets he goes… Oh, … Continue reading

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