Daily Archives: April 4, 2019


I got home early, all convinced, I’d be all done by seven. I’d have a shower, settle down And watch a film… such heaven! And yet, I’m still here writing At a quarter past eleven… * Not all is lost, … Continue reading

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Thresholds ~ Iain Kelly #writephoto

This was far enough. He had reached the limit of his strength. The tide would come in and fill the cave within a few hours and wash away his tracks and any traces of evidence. He gave the sack one … Continue reading

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Cursed Cove ~ The Dark Netizen #writephoto

I Cross The Threshold, And Enter The Pirate Cove. Seeking Cursed Gold Reblogged from The Dark Netizen

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Review of Son of The Serpent by Vashti Quiroz-Vega

Originally posted on firefly465:
This is the sequel to The Fall of Lillith also by the same author. I enjoyed the Fall of Lilith and looked forward to reading this sequel. I loved Son of The Serpent, I can’t stress…

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Dancing with the ghost in the machine ~ Steve Tanham

If you’ve ever been involved with anything of an ‘amateur dramatic’ nature, you will know that moment: the protagonist, hated until the final few moments (when the greater picture is revealed) shuffles off, in rags, to his doom; and the … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Track or Cushion:
What a wonderful idea Sue – my two brothers and i used to pick a topic and write three stories about it – insightful even if not literature – here is my story. “I’ve…

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Thursday photo prompt: Threshold #writephoto

This week’s prompt uses an image many years old. If you know where the picture was taken (and I know that some of you will!) please keep it to yourself until the prompt ends. 🙂 Use the image below as … Continue reading

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Photo prompt round-up: Bright #writephoto

* When the light streams in Erasing normality No shadow remains Held within a place of peace Walking always in beauty * The photo for this week’s prompt was taken in Sheffield. The city is home to a number of … Continue reading

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Cold comfort?

We’ve had some glorious spring weather. It has been warm… into the high teens… It has been sunny. It has been a real joy to be outside with so many flowers in bloom. Bees, butterflies and small buzzing things have … Continue reading

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Parsley and Partiality: King of kings… Stuart France

* “In fact,” says Wen, placing the metaphorical bit firmly between her teeth, “I’m not even sure I’m happy with the term folk belief, I think I prefer folk wisdom.” “And which version of the tale do you prefer?” “Oh, … Continue reading

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