Daily Archives: July 16, 2019

Mental Care Institution ~ Jim Adams #writephoto

The psychiatric hospital was secluded away on the edge of a lake surrounded by hills.  An old castle was converted into this state of the art insane asylum.  Dr. Joseph B. Strange was the director of this mental facility and … Continue reading

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Castle ~ Sadje #writephoto

Looking at it, standing tall and beckoning My home… my refuge from the troubles Whatever I face when I am out in the world The delight that lights up my heart as I return Continue reading at Keep it Alive

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‘Aye’ of the Unicorn: Tower… Stuart France

* To complete our pentagrams we returned to our core principles and considered the shadow. * The setting was not the swiftly flowing Spey but a quitely progressing brook which arced in a crescent around the space in which we … Continue reading

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Slighted ~ Kyt Wright #writephoto

Colonel Wendell strode along the battlement admiring the view over the lake, as an engineer he found the design of the fortification perfect almost perfect. Sergeant Goode emerged from one of the lower doors to signal to him that all … Continue reading

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Eyrie

Lost in misty, moss-green silence Seek her eyes in wild abandon Midnight tresses bind you * Huntress of the shadow land Talon-sharp her laughter Lost in misty, moss-green silence * Underneath the dark cascade Silken ripples drown you Seek her … Continue reading

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‘Burn after visiting…’

Originally posted on Sun in Gemini:
He sat in the old cinema in Bolton, clutching the arms of the once-silky, faded red seat as John Barry’s James Bond theme started, accompanied by the huge screen showing the dark grey rifled…

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Haunted ~ Christine Bolton #writephoto

She wandered the castle’s battlements every evening Flaxen hair pulled back Tied like a barley stalk Haunted and haunting searching endlessly for the love forever lost to her Continue reading at Poetry for Healing

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Seeking a light…

Rites of Passage: Seeing beyond Fear A weekend with the Silent Eye Derbyshire, UK Friday 13th – Sunday 15th September 2019 Beyond the serene beauty of the Derbyshire Dales, old stories cast shadows across the landscape. From the veiled rites … Continue reading

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Calanais: Busy…

* …’Busy’ would, perhaps be a better word? * We do not mind busy stones at all, and this lot look like they are dancing! * However, when the stones are busy with people, things can get a bit disconcerting. … Continue reading

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Cautious #midnighthaiku

Gilded eyes watching Lens to see another world Approach with caution

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