Category Archives: Fiction

Friday’s Feather Flappers

This lad came at us… we were hardly parked when it left the water and headed straight for the car. Either he was very hungry or mating season is in the air… whichever… he’s a feisty fellow! Happy Friday… the … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wordy Wings!

A slow start to the year? No… not for us! There are grand-kids to look after… while their parents go off to work… so, although we’re still pretty worn out from all the late nights we enjoyed during the festive … Continue reading

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Thanks for 2018!

Yep… without you all my blog would be a lonely place! Thanks for all your support and interaction during the year. Thanks for returning time after time, even when I can’t always reciprocate! Thanks for encouragement and the positive comments. … Continue reading

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CFFC – Close Up… and Personal?

I have many macro photos that could’ve worked well for this challenge… but, as those who know me will testify, I occasionally like being different… yes, just occasionally! Some may even say difficult… not different! Well, I can counter… I’ve … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes – 21 Questions!

Phew… I’m worn out just thinking about the answers… and having to read the questions! How many of you have met Norm… he of Norm’s Doors? I had the pleasure a few days ago… and then realised that not only … Continue reading

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Rainbow Wonder!

The clouds came… they rained on us but at times they lifted… slightly! I was out and about, looking for fun photos. Next, I spotted the rainbow stubs… and tried to align myself to get the old factory bracketed… but … Continue reading

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Happy Monday – Make Your Own Luck!

Today is a Bank Holiday in Ireland. That means I should not be doing much and that’s about how I feel after all of Saturday’s efforts… that was some marathon… not a walk! Anyway, that Hemingway quote is lifted from … Continue reading

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Nellie en Ruff Ridge Rokz

Notes/ Notas: This is episode eleven of my version of Nellie’s plight // hierdie is episode elf van my weergawe van Nellie se verhaal. Nellie is Hester’s creation, click here to read her first instalment and challenge // Nellie is Hester se skepping, kliek hier om haar … Continue reading

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