Daily Archives: April 23, 2020

I’m a few mangos short of a chutney ~ Barb Taub #travel #India #humor

Reblogged from Barb Taub: I’m Losing My Mangos. Microwave Mango Chutney: There are a few recipes out there that qualify as miracles, and this must be near the top of the list. If you can find your mangos, you can … Continue reading

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Eve ~ Iain Kelly #writephoto

The monster haunted her every dream. A giant, ten-feet high, with blue glowing eyes and long willowy tendrils. It came for her through the fire and smoke, a vision of Hell surrounded by the dead. She knew why it came … Continue reading

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Riddles of the night: Beneath a starless sky

Continuing the story of a Silent Eye workshop in Derbyshire, in December 2017. Parts One, Two, Three, Four, Five, Six, Seven, Eight, Nine and Ten can be found by clicking the highlighted links. After dinner in a cosy inn, warmed … Continue reading

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Marking the Horizon ~ Steve Tanham

Our garden is south-facing, which is lovely when the sun shines, as we benefit from its rays through most of the day. I’ve begun to write about the history of our ‘gunpowder’ village of Sedgwick in other posts. The old … Continue reading

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In firelight.

Originally posted on The Ederren:
The last traces of winter are burned when the fires of old bedding and dead wood reach toward the sky. The spirits of darkness are chased away by flames of ancestral tradition as the seeds…

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Thursday photo prompt: Eve #writephoto

Welcome to this week’s writephoto prompt. You can find all last week’s entries in the weekly round-up, which was published earlier today. Throughout the week, I will feature as many of the responses here on the Daily Echo as time and … Continue reading

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Photo prompt round-up: Otherworldly #writephoto

Beyond veiling mists Otherworldly paths open A timeless portal Ancient souls have passed this way Beckoning those who follow * The photo for this week’s prompt was taken in Derbyshire on Higger Tor one morning at dawn, when the mists … Continue reading

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The Small Dog on Guard…

I live with a cow-field just over the fence, For a guard-dog that’s really no joke, ‘Cause a cow is a curious beastie, you see, And they all have a thing about looking at me And their heads through my … Continue reading

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Otherworldly ~ Honoré Dupuis #writephoto

Over the years I learned to love this place, its calm, the view over the plain, and the mesa. There is a roof above my head, not that I mind the rain, or the snow, mind you. I have no … Continue reading

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Fancy #midnighthaiku

A fallen dragon Skeletal remains awake A passing fancy *

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