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Spinner of Asaric and Mythic tales

Tuesday Treat: June Flowers

Photos taken 7th June 2018. Enjoy

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He’ll Eat You Up and Gobble You Down

I’d heared of him; he lived in the hills above our town. “Don’t you go there,” our mother would say. “He’ll eat you up and gobble you down.” We thought him a gobelin or ogre or such, created out of … Continue reading

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Sunday Picture Post: When the Mist Rolls In

Thursday morning the sun dazzled, reflected off the windows opposite, making me feel like a lazy slouch for writing instead putting on shoes and coat and getting out there for a walk. But lunch taken, I succumbed. After all, Met … Continue reading

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Breydon Water exhibits many moods, but only in a gale does it turn you away. The sun Thursday lunchtime drew me out. I’ll leave you to read how it turned to this  [See tomorrow’s post] Not as much as a … Continue reading

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CCC117: Learning to Fly

Neve refused to speak to Raesan until safely arrived at the heliport. And the tension… like she sat in a bath with someone butter-fingered holding a bar-heater above her. It was a wonder the combined anger of Rat and Raesan … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #117

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 … Continue reading

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Tuesday Treat: Frozen in Rime

Sunday 24th January being a freezing foggy day, I didn’t go far: the local churchyard and the dunes. Here’s what I saw… …and then to the shore… Hope you enjoyed. Now it’s time to go home, thaw out the fingers … Continue reading

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Nah, You’ve Gotta Be Kidding

It’s your confusing style Your ghost of a smile Your softly formed profile Not strong and agile But disturbingly juvenile It’s your decadent lifestyle A voluntary exile Lived on a fantasy isle Away from the rank and file You’re barely … Continue reading

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Sunday Picture Post: Gothic Mornings

Sunday 24th January begins with frost and fog. I’m advised not to venture out in such weather. So no 10-miler today. Instead, I keep it local Overlooking the Yare from Haven Bridge, a few steps from mine St Nicholas Churchyard… … Continue reading

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Here to Announce the Sun’s Return

The hazel has made a start on hanging out its flags to welcome the Sun Spring in the Air, from the list provided for #2021picoftheweek provided by Maria Antonia

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