Daily Archives: June 6, 2020

Afghan Adventrues#37 One more sleep before Lal ~ Mary Smith

Reblogged from MarySmithsPlace: Autumn 1989 somewhere between Yakolang and Lal Juma Khan, the truck owner joined Khudadad and me for tea in the guest room. He was accompanied by his elderly wife whose eyes were filmed by cataracts. Pointing to … Continue reading

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Veiled ~ Ritu Bhathal #writephoto

A Veiled threat I can hear “Uncover your Head at your own risk No one should see your face Else, you’ll wish you never lived” I lower my head, awaiting Whatever fate had in store for me Continue reading at … Continue reading

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A Thousand Miles of History XIII: A toe in the water

The legendary land of Lyonesse lies off the uttermost point of Britain. It is told that the people of that land were tall and fair, beautiful to behold, wise and learned. At the centre of their lands was a wondrous … Continue reading

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A tale from days of yore ~ Keith Hillman #writephoto

On the crispest Winter’s dawn or the balmiest Summer’s noon, a veil of mist hovers over the rocks that watch over the town of Hamelsham.  Some say it’s but a peculiarity of nature whilst others envisage something more sinister. Few … Continue reading

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Love Hog…

* If the first is a foot race, then the second is run on a chariot… Both lead to a film company producing the self-same film. * Continue reading at France & Vincent

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Veiled ~ Iain Kelly #writephoto

The veil had been lifted. She had seen the demonstrations, the protests. They had spread from America, all the way across the ocean to her doorstep. At first she didn’t understand. This wasn’t a problem here. The police didn’t do … Continue reading

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IndieAni Bones, all the King’s Men and the Fairies

“In you go, girlie,” she says, holding the car door open. “We’re going on another adventure!” Well, it was a while ago now, but I remember it as clear as day. She put my seat belt on and told me … Continue reading

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Veiled ~ Alethea Kehas #writephoto

Her eyes searched the mist, over-looking the chasm. Sometimes the heart is blind to fear, and hers beat only to the destination. Rocks piled like stone sentinels watched, beckoning her footsteps. “Welcome home,” they whispered. Below three rings shivered in … Continue reading

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Fledglings #midnighthaiku

Wide-eyed and eager Fledgling foragers fly free Adventure beckons

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