Monthly Archives: September 2016

A Touch of Magic

    Well, we are 6 days past the Autumnal Equinox and the days are getting shorter. Sadly we must bid a fond farewell to summer and, as the Earth’s axis tilts, look towards winter and the colder days ahead.  … Continue reading

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After the Laughter

            AFTER THE LAUGHTER   Margaret spooned coffee into the cafetiere as she waited for the kettle to come to the boil. A cup of strong, black coffee; yes, that is what she needed. Something … Continue reading

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Dear Sir, …

      Clerk of Works, Parks and Recreational Dept., Car Parks Div.. Town Hall. Dear Sir,   It is with regret that I find myself writing, once again, to complain about the lack of designated parking spaces in the … Continue reading

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Children’s Tales

This is a story that I wrote  for my Grand-children in 2012. I thought maybe you would enjoy this little frosty fairy-tale. It is  dedicated  to Caitlin, Lillian, Natasha, Ian and Gabriel. …………………………………………………………………………………. FINDING SOMEWHERE BETTER Once upon a time, … Continue reading

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Broken Glass

    I don’t listen to  ‘The Archers’ ….in fact I don’t follow any soap.  However, one can hardly ignore the furore that has been caused by the ‘Domestic abuse’ storyline.  I mean, the trial verdict was even reported on … Continue reading

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A New World

    Some of you will have read this story in a previous post …..so ….just scroll on by, with my apologies.  Otherwise, I hope you enjoy it ……..     A NEW WORLD   A wave of excitement swept … Continue reading

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Trapped

        I suppose I ought to love the sea much more than I do.  I was born in Brighton and so I should be well-used to seascapes. Oh, I guess I do admire the sea ….the crashing … Continue reading

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Another Re-blogged Tale

      A GOOD LISTENER The first time I saw him, I was wobbling along on a bicycle, in an attempt to get fit, more toned and feel better. I remember I almost rode into him, just managing to … Continue reading

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Send in the Clowns

  SEND IN THE CLOWNS   “Back in the day I toured with a travelling circus. I had no real talent for any of the traditional circus skills,  but I could dance a little and looked good in a leotard. … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Natasha

  HAPPY BIRTHDAY NATASHA   Today my gorgeous granddaughter, Natasha, is 17 years old …… SEVENTEEN ……. gosh ! We all always say, ” I can’t believe how the time has flown.  Where did the years go ?“ But really … Continue reading

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