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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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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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Who’s Going to Drive Me Home ?

      WHO’S GOING TO DRIVE ME HOME   It was bitterly cold on the street corner and I wished I had worn my long black leather boots, they would have been so much cosier and would have spared … 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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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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Making Notes and Hoarding Notebooks …… Day 2 of 100

  Well, here I am, on the second day of my 100 Day Challenge and already floundering …… wondering what on earth to write about. I did have some ideas, but …………………….. I suffer from insomnia, as some of you … Continue reading

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Another Day, Another Challenge ……Day 1

  Well, here we go again.  I just can’t leave well-enough alone, can I ? In spite of all my advice to other bloggers that ….. “It really doesn’t matter …..Blogging is supposed to be fun and we shouldn’t feel … Continue reading

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“Start a Blog”, they said …….

  ” Start a blog …..”,  they said. ” It will be fun …”,  they said. And, to be fair, most days it is. However, I have a compulsive personality; I always feel obliged to do any undertaking to the … Continue reading

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