Daily Archives: February 14, 2021

Dark Pool ~ Jane Dougherty #writephoto

A short story for Sue Vincent’s weekly photo prompt. The river flows as it always did, in turbulent pools where the bank is broken by the deep stone walls. Impregnable, they always said, with the cliff behind and the river … Continue reading

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Chris Graham’s 5 star review of The Godsend! by A. C. Flory

About the book: The Godsend: Innerscape book Two A. C. Flory Desperate to find a version of reality she can live with, Miira Tahn sets out to explore Innerscape, but along the way she discovers there are other worlds open … Continue reading

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North-easterly: Sunday Best…

We were right about the church; St Mary’s, Sledmere, was well worth a look, though not for our usual reasons. We normally visit the older places of worship by choice, seeking within their hallowed walls the stories and symbolism that … Continue reading

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‘Black Stench’…

* What is the nature of this selfness which we must turn from? * All the exponents of the prevailing view affirm that humankind is a triad comprising body, psyche, and spirit. * Continue reading at France & Vincent

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Beheading the Rose ~ The Mystery of St Valentine

In a plastic bucket beside the counter sat a dozen roses, each one individually wrapped, slightly faded, but with their heads held firmly erect in the stiff plastic. Each one would doubtless be bought and, given their garage location, probably … Continue reading

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Deeper ~ Balroop Singh #writephoto

A portal beckons Adventurous spirit calls Fears forbid next step Yet we drop down to explore Will we return to share? Continue reading at Emotional Shadows

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Impression of Contentment

I never really got contentment. “Are you happy?” I once asked a friend. “No, but I am content,” was his reply. To me, it wasn’t enough. It seemed like accepting some kind of mediocrity. I was young then and life … Continue reading

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Deeper Meaning ~ Iain Kelly #writephoto

‘I’m worried for your welfare!’ she shouted up to him, trying to hide her genuine fear. ‘I’ll be fine.’ He had come this far, he wasn’t going to turn back now and chicken out in front of everyone. A bet … Continue reading

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Caught #midnighthaiku

No heart remains unmoved Not the cold nor the cauldron Love ignites the flame * We burn or are burned Ageless spring or winter’s frost Caught in timeless dance * Higher emotions Captured in the mirrored heart Earthly reflection

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