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About crispina kemp

Spinner of Asaric and Mythic tales

Crimson’s Creative Challenge #135

Welcome to my weekly challenge—open to all—just for FUN, FUN, FUN 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 … Continue reading

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Tuesday Treat: Local Flowers

As I explained on Sunday, the op on my eye has kept me close to home. But that doesn’t mean no flowers! Enjoy. A beautiful taste of spring before it edges into summer Hope you enjoyed

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Ten Years in Holy Orders

Who would suspect him, a monk ten years in holy orders?Although he had already lived 150. His weapon of choice?Not a blade or poison.A chord of increasing volume.Delivered within a Gregorian chant.Crescendo. 37 words written for Sammi’s Weekend Writing Prompt: … Continue reading

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Sunday Picture Post: Angles Way

Unable to catch a bus because I couldn’t wear a mask because I’d had an op on my eye, 23rd May saw us walking out of Great Yarmouth to join the long distance track of Angles Way, though we only … Continue reading

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Water, Wind and Steam

Technology, another title achieved from the list provided for #2021picoftheweek provided by Maria Antonia Wind: for the sails Water: from the river Steam: the old mill, now replaced by electrics

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Harken: Advance Warning

I’m moving home. But as yet I don’t know when. It could be next week, it could be in a month’s time. The one thing I am sure of is it’s already causing turmoil and it’s going to get worse. … Continue reading

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CCC134: And in that year…

Breydon Water, my go-to place when I need to escape the pressures of the day. It never fails me. I stand on the bank and look over the water… and I see ships. Long ships. Viking ships. A fleet of … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #134

Welcome to my weekly challenge—open to all—just for FUN, FUN, FUN 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 … Continue reading

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Tuesday Treat: Flowers

Continuing the flowers seen along the way in Lothingland (12th May) Hope you enjoyed. More flowers next week

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To Call a Spade a Spade

It was Adam began it. Look around you, said the Lord, at the trees, the flowers, the fruits in this garden. What will you name them? For without a name, you cannot know them. Then the Lord said, look around … Continue reading

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