Daily Archives: July 28, 2020

Myths and hauntings of Warwickshire ~ Gary Stocker

By the vestry door at the Church of St Mary Magdalene in Lillington (by coincidence it is the Feast Day of St Mary Magdalene tomorrow), you will find a gravestone known rather uncomplimentary as, “The Miser’s Grave.” It is the … Continue reading

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Whether//Weather ~ Jules #writephoto

Whether//Weather (Elfje/reverse Elfje pair) Obscurity In the Shadow of clouds Consciousness fluctuates as reality Fades Continue reading at Jules Pens Some Gems

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Dreaming Stones: Dunvegan and the Fairy Flag

We followed the signs for Dunvegan Castle, ancestral home of the Clan MacCleod. Even if we wanted to wander a managed castle, we knew it would be long closed by the time we got there, so instead we found ourselves … Continue reading

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Callanish Calling: Way-Stone…

* Given that, by all accounts, the Way-Stone was capable of getting us to the morn, we wasted no time in putting the question… * And were met with a road length peal of laughter, quite light and silvery it … Continue reading

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Darkness ~ Cheryl #writephoto

Darkness may loom in the distance Dark clouds will pass Don’t be afraid So many pleasant trails ahead Keep your eyes on them. Reblogged from Cheryl at The Bag Lady

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Dear Wen: Slitherhound…

Dear Wen… Strictly speaking of course, slug trails should be ‘slug trails’ but I was ever so slightly chuffed to be able to use the ‘Slug Man’ again even if he did have to go into inverted commas. A natural … Continue reading

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Depression ~ Happysoul #writephoto

Deserted from world around, Dark clouds of pain engulf, Dreams far off from my reach, Deep wounds of mind still raw, Continue reading at Live Love Laugh Learn

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Watching

For the past few days there has been a young heron beside the road on the five mile drive to my son’s home. It stands, arrow thin, shadow blue and perfectly still, almost invisible, watching the drainage ditch that runs … Continue reading

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Darkness ~ Jemima Pett #writephoto (and an excerpt from Princelings 10)

Darkness is today’s #writephoto prompt from Sue Vincent. The picture is below. I took my inspiration from the word rather than the picture of dark roiling clouds over a rolling meadow. As soon as I saw the prompt I thought … Continue reading

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Clematis #midnighthaiku

As leaves are turning Youth assuming royal robes Mourns fallen roses *  

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