Tag Archives: #the will to survive

Day 25 – Fleeing Cabin Fever – Already?

Think of it this way – you’re stranded… either on a remote island (on your own) or on a lonely, forsaken headland with a motley collection of rouges and vagabonds. Pretty picture. Now, think of the blessing of being allowed … Continue reading

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Day Plenty of the 30 Day Creativity Challenge – What Does Tomorrow Hold?

There’s a mouthful for a Sunday morning. As I mentioned yesterday – the schools are closed but apart from that there are all sorts of rumours about lock-down beginning tomorrow. We don’t yet know the severity – we wonder about … Continue reading

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Thursday Thought – Don’t Give UP!!

I’ve enjoyed Rainee’s blog for a number of years. I enjoy her thought provoking ideas and posts. Needless to say, over the years, it has lead me to comment on quite a few occasions. However, Rainee’s views have made me … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Wondering’s – Sunshine Inspiration!

NOTE: Some content may not be for sensitive souls! If you’re not up to alternative reasoning or debate then maybe this post is not for you! Mrs Wayfarer invited me to do the Sunshine Blogger’s Award. Now… let’s get this … Continue reading

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Alternative A to Z – O is for Option

Yep, yesterday, when walking and thinking about today’s post, I realised just how many options I had… so, here we go with just a few: Opinion – mine, earned with research and expressed in a dignified way. Here’s a thought, … 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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Flappery Friday!

For the want of a better word… how about flappery? I mean… how do you describe the commotion when a wasp is fighting a butterfly? Not often one has the luck of getting a few shots of the wasp subduing … Continue reading

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Flights of Fancy

Yesterday’s post reminded me of things man-made… and flying! Some of you will know that I have a thing for aircraft… especially helicopters. So, why don’t I share a few aircraft related photos… and wish you a great Friday the … Continue reading

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