Daily Archives: July 23, 2020

#writephoto regulars: Meet Jez Farmer

I asked the writephoto contributors if they would like to come over and introduce themselves. Without those of you who write and read the pieces inspired by the weekly photos, the writephoto prompt would not exist. So, if you follow … Continue reading

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The Darkness ~ Iain Kelly #writephoto

This wasn’t where he belonged. He was comfortable in town, in the narrow, dirty streets and rundown boarding houses. He liked to be among people, even though he despised them. He felt comfort in the crowd. But he had to … Continue reading

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Dreaming Stones: Tides of Light

With the decision made, the ferry booked and the light changing as the sun went down, we took the cameras out to play, leaving the mainland behind for a little while. Not intentionally… but the road through Kyle of Lochalsh, … Continue reading

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The mysterious Picts… and beyond ~ Steve Tanham

Three questions are asked about the mysterious Picts of the Easter Ross coast of north-east Scotland: Where did they come from? What was the meaning of their wonderful art – miraculously preserved in stone for us to explore, today; and … Continue reading

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Dear Don: Canopic Jars…

Dear Don, The canopic jars are odd, you know. The early ones had human heads, then they began to be representations of Anubis, and eventually became the better known sons of Horus… all four jars always protected by the goddess. … Continue reading

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Thursday Photo Prompt- Darkness # WritePhoto

Originally posted on Keep it alive:
Sue Vincent is the host of Thursday Photo Prompt Welcome to this week’s #writephoto prompt! This week’s prompt ~ Darkness (For visually challenged writers, the?image shows a bank of dark clouds rolling in across…

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Thursday photo prompt: Darkness #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 … Continue reading

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Photo prompt round-up: Glisten #writephoto

Destiny calling Run eagerly towards change Or flee its advance Choices shape who we become Who we become shapes our world * The photo for this week’s prompt was taken on a beach on the isle Anglesey, just off the … Continue reading

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The Small Dog’s Complaint…

Dear writer… * I know you’ve only got two legs And elephants have four, But honestly, you sound like one When walking ‘cross the floor. * It’s every night; I go to bed And settle down to sleep, You stumble … Continue reading

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Glisten ~ Anita Dawes #writephoto

Once you cross the silver strip of light You are lost, your soul stolen. You belong to the light Strap in, hold on tight The speed of things to come may need to be remembered before you run for home. … Continue reading

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