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The Gloom ~ Fandango #writephoto

The year was NC221. Thick, dark clouds had enveloped the entire planet since shortly after the Nuclear Holocaust, or NC as it was commonly known. The descendants of the survivors called it “the Gloom.” No one alive had ever seen … Continue reading

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Unseen they gather Living jewels bearing flame Mirror summer’s fire Exasperating presence Beauty is invisible For Colleen’s tanka challenge

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Bad moon rising…

I wander round the house barefoot, And often, late at night, Because I see sufficiently I don’t put on the light. But as the darker nights draw in And summer turns to fall, I’m having to beware The lurking monsters … Continue reading

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Lace #midnighthaiku

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Harmony #midnighthaiku

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The lodger

I dragged the washing machine out of the hole where it has been hiding since it retired itself a little while ago, determined to de-cobweb behind it and scrub the floor before the replacement is installed. Ani wanted to help, … Continue reading

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A child’s eyes

This is a reblog from a couple of years ago. I was reminded of it when someone wrote once again, “I have forgotten how to play.” I love Lady’s Mantle… Alchemilla mollis… the soft little alchemist. The shape and gentle … Continue reading

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There are at least two stories in this image…one I did not see when I took the picture. If you look closely, a bee is hiding in the centre of the flower and a long legged fly sits on the … Continue reading

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