Category Archives: Conflict

Inspection – a Haiku

Blossom buds in vase like new, the house, is gleaming In-laws come to judge.  

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Baby Shower

“Well Marge, what a lovely couple!”, Ken pronounced as they drove off the drive. “You really think so?” was the sub-zero response. Ken sighed. The day had started so well… Marge was bubbling with excitement; they were driving to see … Continue reading

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Dragon his heels

Gawain was hunting deer in the valley high above the settlement and had just aimed an arrow at the chest of a magnificent stag. Suddenly the stag raised its head, listened intently for a moment then bounded off into the … Continue reading

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A Bristle of In-Laws

“Well Marge, what a lovely couple!”, Ken pronounced as they drove off the drive. “You really think so?” was the sub-zero response. Ken sighed. The day had started so well… Marge was bubbling with excitement; they were driving to see … Continue reading

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