Daily Archives: March 3, 2019

The Garden Party ~ Michael #writephoto

The invitation arrived strangely enough in a black envelope addressed to me but with a blood seal on the rear of the envelope. The invitation upon opening read: You are invited to my garden party, Saturday next, at 16 Grahem … Continue reading

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Pricing Indie Books (& shameless promotion)

Originally posted on Myths of the Mirror:
Mark Twain looking over a few of my books. Pricing books is tough, especially for those of us who rely on our own efforts to market. When I started writing, my overarching aim…

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The Key ~ Na’ama Yehuda #writephoto

Practically everyone but the real-estate agent had been against him purchasing the place. “That heap of rot is a death trap,” his friend Tomas had said. “It is haunted,” Fran had shuddered. “You’ll get murdered in your sleep and become … Continue reading

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Smorgasbord Blog Magazine – Weekly Round Up – Estate Agent Code, Gardening, Roast Dinners, Numerology, Italian Cookery, Editing, music and Books galore..

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Welcome to the round up of posts on Smorgasbord this week that you might have missed. It has been a varied week weather wise as we had a false spring for two days and…

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The taste of real food ~ A. C. Flory

Reblogged from Meeka’s Mind: Strawberries, glorious aren’t they? The image above came from freeimages.com, and I can only assume the strawberries are store bought because mine look like this: Yes, that is a bog standard dinner fork for comparison. My … Continue reading

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The Affliction ~ Fandango #writephoto

When the Affliction first appeared a decade ago, there was fear that the infection had the potential to wreak havoc across the country and could cause infinite damage to the heathy citizens. In an unprecedented move, authorities rounded up the … Continue reading

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Invitation ~ Jewel Ingalls #writephoto

I drive past the broad gate again, staring as I slow to a crawl. The reflection of my brake lights cast a blood stained red shadow on the stone walls. The gate door is slightly ajar. Did he leave it … Continue reading

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Dear Wen: The Initiate…

Dear Wen… Returned to Uffington and had our initial experience confirmed and a whole new set of images and associations to ponder if the wing, claw and head of the Dragon are in any way correct… The local and regional … Continue reading

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Invitation ~ Ritu Bhathal #writephoto

Every day, we walk past that gate. It looks so creepy, and the walls are covered with this green litchen moss that indicates no-one really looked after the place. I always wonder what is behind it though. The grounds inside … Continue reading

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Step by step…

The path winds around the embankment of an ancient hillfort… a fairy fort, they are sometimes called, gateways to the Otherworld of myth and legend. There is silence save for the rustle of leaves, the ever present birdsong and the … Continue reading

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