Tag Archives: PC

Friday’s Frenzied Flapper Fun!

I took these photos quite some time ago. We often go down to the beach after the worst of the storm has passed. The wind is usually still churning up the already restless sea, so… the birds are on the … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Name Your Storm?

There was a time… when, in honour of the tempestuous temperaments of the fairer variety of homo-sapiens, that storms/ cyclones/ hurricanes/ typhoons/ tropical depressions and the other assortments of fun weather phenomena, were named after said fairer beings. Alas… in … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s Terrible TUNE!

I tell you what… the social warriors are really tearing into sense and sensibility. Since when can you demand that one word in a song force the banning of said song? Where is good old common sense in all of … Continue reading

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Mono Monday – Crossing the Line?

Baby it’s NOT cold outside! Promise… in fact, it’s Baltic! Or… Arctic… or could I now be in trouble for using old (read Eurocentric…) terms to describe a feeling? Seems, these days the PC correct social warriors are wrecking everything. … Continue reading

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Die Opelug Myn Klaskamer

Notes/ Notas: This is episode eight of my version of Nellie’s plight // hierdie is episode agt 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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Place in the World

I had to think a bit about this challenge. I’m not a city person. I’ve often said I would love it out in the wilds… on my own hermit hill! You know those posts you get on the platforms, showing … Continue reading

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Dried

Tell you what… Ailsa is messing with my head with this week’s challenge. And… my laptop is also messing with my head… keys that don’t want to be struck. So… I’m constantly having to C&P letters to get words completed! … Continue reading

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Red – Park Red!

Don’t you just love it when you’re out walking and the photos pop willy-nilly into your view? You point the camera here… you point the camera there and press the shutter release. Soon you have a card full of exposures. … Continue reading

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