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Lost… #writephoto

Assuming boldness Shielded from reality Narrowing vision Mere slivers of perception Blind to possibility * Carapace protects Fragile sensibilities Letting no-one in Inwardly vulnerable Simulating bravado * Outmoded habits Cling with the strength of cobwebs Shroud the living dead Hiding … Continue reading

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From weeds to wildflowers…

When my son’s old driveway was constructed, no-one thought to lay a weed membrane beneath it. Consequently, when a nice crop of weeds grew between the blocks I, as the designated gardener, had to tackle the things. I won’t use … Continue reading

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First impressions…

I met a woman outside the village shop. We had the vaguest of acquaintance to begin with, a greeting over her garden fence, but enough, apparently, for her to decide she had reason to enquire after my entire family and … Continue reading

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Mirror ~ Balroop Singh #writephoto

Immersed in a magical Mirror We stand gazing at the pool Dwindling each day Reflecting upon reasons When did the magic fade? Did it vanish with the pool fairy? Or apathy and human avarice Devour its exquisite grandeur? Continue reading … Continue reading

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People are funny. Aren’t we? ~ Jeff Grant

Reblogged from besonian: There’s something odd about us. Isn’t there? Like – here we all are, but apart from being the result of a few minutes’ abandon by an unknown man and woman (identity revealed later) we’ve no idea how … Continue reading

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Who Can Suppress Love? ~ Balroop Singh #writephoto

Sue Vincent’s #Writephoto Their frenzy whirled with them Eons of wilderness within Seasons watched in awe Shrubs shrank to pay obeisance Berry Terry and Merry, The silent survivors of friendship Who couldn’t convince the world How dance drew them together … Continue reading

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Ageless Angel ~ Richard M. Ankers

Reblogged from Richard M. Ankers: She was that age, that ageless something Between rose petal cheeks and silver waves of fascination Where the foundations moved but the plans never changed Where her eyes only ever shone brighter, more acutely than … Continue reading

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Decisions, decisions ~ Kyt Wright #writephoto

Old Scratch stood at the junction on top of the hill wondering which way to go, the people in the last town he had stopped at had been only too pleased to see the back of the him. “Well that’s … Continue reading

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Ani’s Advent Calendar 2018! Favourite things with Carol Balawyder’s Bau

Snowballs and turkey, and nice handsome poodles, Maybe a chicken fried up with some noodles, Tennis balls flying like birds on the wing…. These are a few of my favourite things. Old cheddar cheeses with sausage and bacon, Walks in … Continue reading

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Ani’s Advent Calendar 2018! Tennis balls, Amy M. Reade and Orly

I have a bit of a thing for tennis balls. I know you might not have noticed, but it is true. She is pretty good at throwing them for me, and keeps me well supplied, but no matter how many … Continue reading

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