Woman Walks Dog

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Sammi Cox’s Weekend Writing Challenge 5.1.19 Sicily : a Haiban

SICILY : A HAIBAN We see the broken stones of the past remnants of power, now strewn on arid soil, faiths of centuries pass. We stop to wonder at these fragments. Are we like them ? Invisible roots reach deep... Continue Reading →


2.1.19 Harare Zimbabwe DIG DEEP pegman

photo courtesy of Reuters        A woman sweeping up after the protests in 2.8.18 Pegman takes us to Zimbabwe this week.   DIG DEEP Radio : ' Protests are erupting in Zimbabwe. Reporting from Harare : angry crowds... Continue Reading →


Do you want to have a go at Dawn's end of year 'Attitude of Gratitude' challenge ? An alternative to New Year's Resolutions. Click on the link to Dawn's blog to learn more about the challenge. It's an invitation to... Continue Reading →

22.12.18 PACZKI Krakow Poland pegman

Pegman this week takes us to Krakow, Poland. Photo : PACZKI 'Nigel - here's Tomasza Street, my Mama's house. I'm so excited. Not seen Mama for a whole year ! Mama, we're here.' Ah, Mama's baking : I breath... Continue Reading →

Friday Fictioneers 12.12.18 Brave New World

                                                  photo  courtesy of Douglas. M.Macilroy Well, what is going on in this week's photo prompt... Continue Reading →

Friday Fictioneers 6.12.18 For Better, For Worse

This evocative photo is the prompt for Rochelle's Friday Fictioneers' challenge. Can you write a story of 100 words ?  Here's where my imagination led me. PHOTO PROMPT © Dawn M. Miller                ... Continue Reading →

Friday Fictioneers 23.11.18 THE QUEST

This week's Friday Fictioneers' challenge : can you write 100 words inspired by this photo ? QUEST Baroar strode through the icy stream, gashed, his blood staining the water in his wake. He must reach the seaport or the Gunnars'... Continue Reading →

Friday Fictioneers 16.11.18 NEGATIVE CAPABILITY

photo courtesy of Rochelle Wisoff-Fields    This week's Friday Fictioneers' challenge is prompted by this intriguing photo. Let's see where it takes us. NEGATIVE CAPABILITY Two people take their Sunday walk. They seem happy. "Stella, see those rocks under the... Continue Reading →

Friday Fictioneers 9.11.18 Everlasting Love

Welcome to Rochelle's weekly Friday Fictioneers' challenge. Can you write a 100 word story inspired by this photo ? Here's mine.            Photo by J S Brand EVERLASTING LOVE 'He's gone Mimi !' 'Who's gone ?' 'Valentino, my partner of twenty... Continue Reading →

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