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Thursday Thought – There’s Hope in Hoping!

So… are you getting ratty… or on edge? Is isolation making you wonder about freedom… or the lack of it? Are you getting just a tad tired of what you’re seeing on TV or hearing on the radio? Is the … Continue reading

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Day 20 of the 30 DCC – When Life Imitates Fiction – Horror Stories

Below is a comment I placed on a fellow Irish blog. It seems Max Power writes horror fiction so the whole global threat we’re living under fits into his thinking sphere. Well, let me correct that – at this point … Continue reading

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April A to Z – Fiction

So… it’s taken me all of six days to get to the writing theme. Yes… I had to bite my lip until today but hey, it was worth it. Writing… being a writer who wants to become an author. Today … Continue reading

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I’ve Been Eclipsed!

Yesterday was one of those days. The day broke bright and clear… no, I lie! This is Ireland so it broke wet, cloudy and dull. So? Should that be so bad? Yes! I wanted to have a shot at taking … Continue reading

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1000 UP… and Counting!!

Thank you!! All who have followed OMBH… this is just to let you gracious folk know that this is the 1000th post. There have been a few days when double posts have gone out so I can’t yet claim 1000 … Continue reading

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Green as the Emerald Isle!!

Yes… I’m absolutely green. With envy! When last have you had one of those whoopy moments and then within seconds your hot air balloon turns into a flaming lead zeppelin? Crash! Only thing… while you’re having your crash and burn … Continue reading

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