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Spinner of Asaric and Mythic tales

Tuesday Treats: Flowers and… Things

Spring is the best time for wild flowers. Please browse with me what Nature offers us… It is the time for apples and pears… And May (hawthorn) of course… It’s a time for daisies… these are stitchwort These too are … Continue reading

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Sunday Picture Post: Happing on Flordon Common

Out of nowhere, without the slow build usual of spring, Friday 6th May is going to be hot. Not roasting-hot, not height of the summer-hot, but hot.  So fill those water-bottles, pack your sunscreen, and come along with me. Two … Continue reading

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Marguerite wasn’t used to this Crammed together with her sisters In the nursery Now she’d been bought She had the spotlight 21 words written for Sammi’s Weekend Writing Prompt: Spotlight

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Along The Street

This charming cottage is visible only in the winter, in summer obscured by trees and herbage, as if the seasons play hide and seek with it. Hide and Seek, another title from the list Maria Antonia has given us for … Continue reading

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CCC183: That Was Harry

That was Harry Fishing was his life Every spare moment Neglecting his wife Their 15th anniversary She bought him a stove Asked the local Tesco’s To deliver his food Friends asked her Don’t you get jealous Of all those fish? … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #183

Here’s how it works: Every Wednesday I post a photo (this week it’s that one above.) You respond with something CREATIVE Here are some suggestions: An answering photo A cartoon A joke A caption An anecdote A short story (flash … Continue reading

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Tuesday Treat: Flowers, Feathers, Wings and Things

A selection of photos taken on my walk 25th April 2022. Hope you enjoy And finally, for fungi lovers I do hope you’ve enjoyed. 25th April 2022 was a fantastic walk. I came home with 597 photos. It’s not been … Continue reading

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Bluebell Wood

Photos taken 25th April 2022 in Green Hills Woods, Costessey. Feast your eyes. Sorry I can’t share with you the divine scent that filled that wood and made us quite giddy. But as precious as the bluebells are, to me … Continue reading

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Sunday Picture Post: Back Home

It doesn’t matter the years since we’ve moved, our childhood home is always “home”. So, hop on a bus, then another, and come walk with me the woods and hills and lanes of my childhood. We start with the woods. … Continue reading

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My All-But Empty Fridge

A chunk of cheese, a couple of eggs and a slice of cold beef, but that wouldn’t stretch to feed my friend who unexpectedly arrived. A trip to the shop to buy two smoked haddock fillets, new potatoes, and asparagus. … Continue reading

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