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Penned #midnighthaiku

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Mixed blessings

So, I went to the doc With my woes and my ills, “I think we will try With a new set of pills.” There’s no diagnosis, And still I’m not well But my own prognosis? This week will be hell. … Continue reading

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Guest author: Jim Webster – “Sometimes I Sits and Thinks”

Jim Webster may be better known for his work as the alter ego, or perhaps the amanuensis, of the Port Naain poet par excellence, Tallis Steelyard, but he does have a day job… and a brand new book… Sometimes I … Continue reading

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Iced

Ani and I watched the skies all weekend. Heavy, grey, full of snow and constantly snowing. The small dog spent most of her time either chasing snowflakes in the garden, or doggedly propping the garden doors open with her not-so-small … Continue reading

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Close encounters of the furred kind

Well, okay, that is stretching things a little. It was more wool and feathers than fur, but it is definitely an odd enough tale for the days before Halloween… It was the Saturday that we had met up with author … Continue reading

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Clouds #midnighthaiku

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So now ewe know… writing prompt round up

Why did the sheep cross the road? That’s the question I asked for the photo prompt… and the answers were…varied 🙂 Black sheep “You can’t raid their garden!” Number 316 looked at her friend in horror. This was the epitome … Continue reading

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Why did the sheep cross the road? by K.L. Caley

A darker response to the photo prompt by K.L. Caley I ran across the road as fast as the silly cloven hooves could take me. My ploy had worked. I’d devoured so many of the sumptuous sheep. That little lamb … Continue reading

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Fleeing from The Juggling Cephalopod

Reblogged from Ailen at  The Juggling Cephalopod: Iris bolted. After last years fiasco she wasn’t going to hang around and allow some male to determine her body’s fate. The road ahead was hardly a motorway, if she timed it right… Read … Continue reading

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WHY DID THE SHEEP CROSS THE ROAD? by Marilyn Armstrong

Reblogged from Serendipity WHY DID THE SHEEP CROSS THE ROAD? A writing prompt from Sue Vincent. Why does anything — or anyone — cross a road? “To get to the other side.” But. What was so important that it goaded a vulnerable sheep to … Continue reading

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