Daily Archives: May 20, 2020

Mary Smith is beetleypete’s guest

Reblogged from beetleypete: I am delighted to feature Mary, a published writer, local historian, and fully-engaged blogger who resides in Scotland. Mary has lived and worked in both Pakistan and Afghanistan, and her travels and experiences are fascinating to read … Continue reading

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Dance ~ Kim Blades #writephoto

A louring, threatening sky holds a weak morning sun to ransom above misty, desolate moors on which a circle of tall stones stand frozen in an ancient dance Continue reading at Kim Blades

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The Giant and the Sun – The one with the dragon… (A Thousand Miles of History)

* Nether-Cerne ‘White represents the Crescent of the Soul’… * The little church of All Saints at Nether Cerne is in the most beautiful and peaceful location imaginable. On our first visit, we drove down the tiny country lane that … Continue reading

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Painted Pebbles in the valley of the Moon ~ Steve Tanham

Reblogged from Sun in Gemini: (Above: the Lune Valley from Ruskin’s View, behind St Mary’s church, Kirkby Lonsdale) John Ruskin was the leading English art critic of the Victorian era. He was also an art patron, watercolourist, prominent social thinker … Continue reading

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The Dance ~ Balroop Singh #writephoto

Ah! The invitation! The exhilaration! A dream come true! She looked forward to the dance party – an annual ritual that she had seen from the seams. Today she would be the center of attraction – the lady with the … Continue reading

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Dear Don: Saltire…

Morning Don, Well, as you know The Legend came to birth and is taking its first foray into the world. I am so pleased with the way it has turned out! My copy finally arrived this morning 🙂 The Saltire … Continue reading

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Dance ~ Honoré Dupuis #writephoto

“Those stones don’t belong to our time, they exist here only in our minds…” I hear the words, I see the mist, I wish I could go back. “You don’t need to, just wait for this veil to be lifted … Continue reading

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* Deep The fear In silence Slowly growing Born of ancient roots With infinite patience Awaiting its chance to feed Accepting any form offered The predator stalks its prey unseen Dragging unwary minds into blackness No escape from its terrible … Continue reading

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Fading glow ~ Reena Saxena #writephoto

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Imagining #midnighthaiku

Fleeting visitor A knight in jewelled armour Dreams of other worlds *  

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