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Seaside Saturday – A Long, Long Time Ago…

Once upon a time… a long, long time ago, in a land far, far away… no, just down the road… there lived a happy family. They were happy because spring was in the air… and they could play on the … Continue reading

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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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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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Merry Monday – Riding the Wave!

Yep… it’s Monday… again! And we’ll all celebrate the event, for that it surely is! Mondays should be celebrated because they offer new opportunities… to set little targets for a fresh week! And… to think, by the end of the … Continue reading

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Marine Moment Monday

I love going down to the beach – but always pass by the harbour to see what’s going on. I often walk to the beach and stop off anywhere along the moorings to see if I can get a snap … Continue reading

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Merry Monday –

There’s lots of stuff to share… but, as aΒ colonialist leader was once rumoured to have said… so much to do, so little time… True… not my words! Anyhow… the waves of time wash over us… so, why don’t I briefly … 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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