Tag Archives: Blogging

Anther Month, Another Challenge

  Today is the last day of May and the weather is glorious. Tomorrow it will be June and then half the year will be gone ……. and what have I achieved ? Well …… nothing really. I’m stuck in … Continue reading

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Sun Hats in the Isis

    Bit of a busy day, so I have reblogged an old story.  Sorry about that !   SUN HATS IN THE ISIS It was a melancholy task for a sultry summer’s day and I felt a pang of … Continue reading

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Spring Resolutions

  I don’t make New Year Resolutions. Of course, I used to, back in the days when I was innocent and naive enough to believe that I would keep them. When the world was a much simpler place and everything … Continue reading

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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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A Book at Bedtime

  A BOOK AT BEDTIME The wind became stronger and the light on the porch flickered in the storm and began to joust and compete with the single candle flame in the bedroom, in a contest of ‘who can last … Continue reading

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Re-Blogging

I used to write lots of short stories.  Sometimes they weren’t even long enough to be considered a true  ‘short story’  and sometimes they were quite rambling and, probably, rather boring. But this isn’t really the point. The thing is … Continue reading

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Seven Days of Random Photos …. Day 7 …. Tenacity

  You know how countries, states and even months have official flowers and plants ? Well, I think we bloggers should have our own official plant too ….. so may I suggest .THE IVY PLANT ? Ivy clings and flourishes … Continue reading

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Seven Days of Random Photos ……Day 1 …… Bring and Buy Books

In an effort to get back into the swing of things and begin blogging regularly again, I challenged myself to post a photo every day for 7 days.  I have done these challenges in the past, but they have usually … Continue reading

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Best Intentions

    “I really must get back to my writing ……..”   Oh, my goodness, how many times have I said that to myself, recently ?  Chiding myself and trying to shake out of this ennui and lack of inspiration. … Continue reading

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Failure ……… Day 17 of 100

  Well ….so much for my 100 Day Challenge ! It only lasted 16 consecutive  days … and its been 8 days since I posted anything ! I can only apologise , but its just not good enough, is it … Continue reading

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