Monthly Archives: November 2016

A Modern Fairytale

  When I used to take part in the Countdown Word Game, I played along with a few other bloggers.  One week, Matt, the inventor of the game, imposed a theme for our stories.  The theme was ‘Fairy Tales’ and … Continue reading

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  AUTUMN Winds blowing; leaves swirling; Autumn. Squirrels gathering; birds leaving; Autumn. Woodsmoke rising; rain falling; Cosy jumpers; boots and mittens. Crimson sunsets; days shorter; Autumn. Pumpkins smiling; fireworks sparkling; Curled up snugly, fire burning. Hot chocolate, toasted teacakes; Frosty … Continue reading

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