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Familiar

“Shhh…” He glared at his sister. “Honestly, girls are useless.” The cat turned and looked straight at the children. It hissed, crouched low like a panther. They froze as the old woman turned and looked at the bush where they … Continue reading

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Clouded Judgement ~ Iain Kelly #writephoto

I stood in front of the bench. The sentencing judge peered down at me with a look of disgust. ‘Do you have anything to say in mitigation before sentencing?’ he asked. My solicitor had advised me against saying anything: ‘Just … Continue reading

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Thursday photo prompt: Clouded #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 time … Continue reading

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Photo prompt round-up: Fantasy #writephoto

Manifested dream The shores of reality Painted in pastels Masked facade of fantasy Reveals the dreamer’s laughter * The photo for this week’s prompt was taken at Portmeirion, Wales, during one of our summer workshop weekends a few years ago. Portmeirion … Continue reading

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D. Wallace Peach reviews Jacqui Murray’s New Release ~ Against All Odds

Reblogged from Myths of the Mirror: Amazon Global Link I’ve been a fan of Jacqui Murray’s prehistoric fiction for years now. Her latest, Against all Odds, the 3rd book in the Crossroads Trilogy, is just out and my review is … Continue reading

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Thursday photo prompt: Fantasy #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: Worn #writephoto

Facelift or healing Disguising the deepest wounds New replaces old Time’s inexorable march Writes inescapable tales * The photo for this week’s prompt was taken in Bakewell, Derbyshire, a few years ago. The worn steps are typical of many older … Continue reading

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Guest Author: Neil Rushton ~ Dead But Dreaming ~ A New Novel

My second novel Dead but Dreaming was published on 31 July. It is the story of a young folklorist, who travels into the English countryside in 1970 to collect testimonies about the faeries from people in the rurality. The setting … 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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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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