Daily Archives: August 22, 2019

Mirror, mirror ~ Iain Kelly #writephoto

Can you hold up a mirror to yourself and say that you are entirely innocent? That you are not in some way to blame? That was the thought that had brought Dominic out onto the street. He hadn’t been the … Continue reading

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Mirror ~ Trent P. McDonald #writephoto

“Which is the real world, the one in front of me or the one reflected in the mirror of the pool?” Dan laughed at his bit of silliness. It had all been getting to him, work, family, everything. Reality. His … Continue reading

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Vexed by the Tribe 2 – the fabrication of complexity ~ Steve Tanham

We’re visiting relatives. It’s friendly. We have a light meal and some cake to follow. But then someone mentions Brexit and a cold frost descends on the room… My wife and I bite our tongues, knowing our hosts are firm … Continue reading

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Ground Hog Day?

Originally posted on Backyard Knowledge:
The day’s meditation began like any other. Sitting has a pattern. Bare feet patter across cold floor and then even colder ground to the same quiet space in the woods. Consistency is key to a…

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A Jar of Coins ~ River Dixon

Reblogged from The Stories In Between : A jar of coins Set aside for another day Corner of a dresser Where once sat A woman’s brush In its place, now A layer of dust Continue reading at The Stories In … Continue reading

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Thursday photo prompt: Mirror #writephoto

Welcome to this week’s writephoto prompt. Use the image below as inspiration to create a post on your own blog… poetry, prose, humour… light or dark, whatever you choose, by noon (GMT)  Wednesday 28th August and link back to this post with … Continue reading

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Photo prompt round-up: Journey #writephoto

* Tread the endless path Perpetual pilgrimage Following the heart Each breath a silent prayer Walk the green and sacred earth * The photo for this week’s prompt was taken at Strata Florida, the Valley of the Flowers, in Wales. … Continue reading

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Dreaming Stones: Filling the cup…

We pushed open the door to St Oswald’s church. It is still with a feeling of anticipation that we cross the threshold of these ancient places of worship. Churches that look incredible from outside have sometimes been so unsympathetically restored … Continue reading

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Time Frame…

‘The concept of ‘darkness’ was revealing. It is where light ends. But I also realised that darkness is not the absence of light but the antithesis of light. In other words, they are aspects of each other. Light and dark … Continue reading

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Cusp #midnighthaiku

* Summer’s dance falters First glimpse of scarlet passion Sunrise veiled in mist *  

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