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Friday Flappers – Bombed!

Don’t you occasionally get the feeling that the fates have contrived against you? There I was… trying to capture the swan pulling a few bashful poses… when missus duck dropped right in. So inconsiderate! Happy Friday! And, if like me … Continue reading

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Alternative A to Z – No NEVER – Don’t Give UP!

Today I’m going to be a bit autobiographical. But please… don’t read it as a trumpet blowing exercise. A month or so ago the Big Six-O rolled around for me. I’ve lived many, many… many up’s and maybe many more … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Weather Words – Passing Flurry…

I did a squall post not too long ago… in fact, only last week. The photo that day was also of a cloud. However, this flurry had not long before passed over us… and out to sea where it seemed … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s Tale – A Dream… Holding onto Reality!!

I’ve been blessed these last few days. On Sunday… I signed a real life hard-copy paperback… of my first collection of short stories!! And… I have proof! Look-see… I’m signing the very copy that little Wild Boy is trying to … Continue reading

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Friday’s Flapper Facts!

Yes, I have to give you a few facts – today being that kind of day! As the winter is roaring full-tilt around us, I have a need for a summer flapper photo. And why not? This shot reminds me … Continue reading

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Friday’s Facts, Fiction and Feathers!

OK, OK… apologies first… sorry, I’ve been rather busy with stuff… so, I’ve been tardy in visiting your sites. Bad boy me, I know! Anyway… it’s Friday so, here’s the first Friday fact for the day… it is a calendar … 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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Saturday’s Storyteller’s Story!

Yep… today I’m gonna tell you a tale. A tale about a storyteller who’s trying to share his stories… with you… and the rest of the folk in your neighbourhood. That storyteller just so happens to be someone I’m quite … Continue reading

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