Daily Archives: June 17, 2020

Locked-down and Armed: one man’s struggle with entropy (2) – ‘If I had a hammer..’ ~ Steve Tanham

Reblogged from Sun in Gemini: “If I had a hammer…” The words rang out in my head. Peter, Paul and Mary giving it their all with one of the most memorable protest songs of the 1960’s. Now, I did have … Continue reading

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Wynning Ways ~ Jules #writephoto

Twas the room where her treasures were stowed mostly herself by her mother Could would anyone win the key to her heart what puzzle must they solve What magic could release her enchantment and lift her crestfallen hopes Wynn Woo … Continue reading

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A Thousand Miles of History XXIV: The ‘First and Last’ Church

We were sorely in need of grounding after our visit to Boscawen Un stone circle and set off in search of breakfast. Okay, second breakfast. Land’s End… now a tourist attraction rather than the end of the land… was full … Continue reading

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The Beast Keeper ~ Fandango #writephoto

Everyone referred to you, the stranger who suddenly showed up in our village, as “the beast” just because you didn’t look like them. I felt sorry for you. It wasn’t your fault. You were probably born that way. But your … Continue reading

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Dear Wen: Tree…

Dear Wen I thought we had already established that Men come from the Starry Heavens, and Women from the Stony Earth… A good quotation though, from whence does it hail? (geddit?) It sounds like Blake? I like the Snake as … Continue reading

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Tarnished memories ~ Tina Stewart Brakebill #writephoto

secrets locked away a heart forever frozen tarnished memories Reblogged from Tina Stewart Brakebill

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IndieAni Bones and the Whiteleaf Cross

One Sunday morning, I woke up to rain and grey clouds. My suggestion that I take the visiting ball-guy for a nice walk while she went to work was vetoed, but by the time she came back, so had summer. … Continue reading

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Shadow

Sunlight casts shadows Born of beauty or despair Darkness finds a home Embraced or shunned it remains A backdrop where light can play * Tanka for Colleen’s photo prompt

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Secret ~ Ritu Bhathal #writephoto

Can I tell you a secret? Do you promise that you’ll keep it? Words I have not told a soul Thoughts keeping me from feeling whole Continue reading at But I Smile Anyway

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Dust #midnighthaiku

Crumble into dust Bearing the weight of the world Live with a light heart *  

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