Daily Archives: July 30, 2020

A Literary Ape ~ Cynthia Reyes

Reblogged from Cynthia Reyes: Be warned: today I’m writing about a great ape. One who does a lot for authors around the world, and accepts payment only in virtual bananas.   ~~~ If you love books – reading them or writing … Continue reading

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Worn ~ Iain Kelly #writephoto

Back stooped, legs bowed. Face weathered and scored with lines, each one telling a story of a long life. She has lived through a pandemic, the third Great War, the rise of the machines. Still she walks on, unbowed. Her … Continue reading

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Dreaming Stones: The Fairy Rock Motel

We sensibly headed back towards Portree, guessing that, the later it got, the more visitors would have departed. There was every possibility of finding a parking space, dinner and lodgings. First though, we had to get there and, as we … Continue reading

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Tango in the key of sorry ~ Steve Tanham

As the years pass, I continue to wonder at the marvel of human communication, and the sadness of how little we use its potential… The world appears to be full of conflict and strife. But much of it is happening … Continue reading

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Thursday Photo Prompt- Worn # 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 ~ Worn (For visually challenged writers, the?image shows deeply worn stone steps, scattered with plants growing…

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Wayland: The Blessed Isles… Stuart France

* The tone of the tale once Britain is reached, becomes very different… * Alighting on Berkshire’s High Downs, Wayland came upon an ancient chambered tomb, and made it his home. Continue reading at France & Vincent

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Thursday photo prompt: Worn #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: Darkness #writephoto

Ever-changing skies Dark clouds touch the horizon Unexpected grace Landscape cast in high relief Light shines against the shadows * The photo for this week’s prompt was taken over the moors of the Derbyshire Dales, when we were out exploring … Continue reading

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The Small Dog and the Hoover-Monster

She says that I am an unfortunate pup, I shed loads of hair that she has to clean up; When it’s summer the finest fur next to my skin Makes its way to the floor so my top coat is … Continue reading

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Dusk ~ S. S. #writephoto

swathed in indigo precociously seeking midnight darkness shadows dusk Desire draws in a sharp breath when evening slips into bed Reblogged from S. S. at Mindfills

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