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The Scene Is Set

From the Gods, Mother Nature looks down scene laid out below. Footlit horizon, sunshine throws golden light across the stage. Solitary black cloud draws curtain of rain day’s play refreshed, renewed. Wedge of geese cross the set, honk their lines … Continue reading

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Seasons Sensations

Winter whitened lock-in Crackle log fire flicker shadows dancing hot bubble bath soak Ella delights the ears. Sounds of Spring birdsong chorus singing joy to a bright new day smell of freesias fills my body with aromatic desire. Summer sun embrocation penetrating, relaxing, soothing Chilled Chablis … 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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What Do I Do?

The school bell rings. Reluctantly I pack my lucky green biro into the furry pencil case and drop them into my school bag. Picking up my bag, I wave goodbye to the other girls and begin the long walk home. … Continue reading

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Fancy Fancy Dress?

“Come on Phil! It’ll be great fun – You’ll really enjoy it!” Jan had been trying for a week now to persuade him that tonight’s office fancy dress party would be fun. Never the most outgoing of folks, Phil had … Continue reading

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Bolt From The Blue

“… and I do hereby declare that Peregrine Watt is duly elected as Member of Parliament for the Shrewsbury constituency”. The announcement, when it came, was met with a stunned silence. In such a safe seat for the Labour party … Continue reading

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A Moments Reflection

Jen slumped back in her chair and sighed heavily. Her homework lay in front of her, the blank page mocking her pitiful attempts at coming up with an answer to the single task set by Mr. Crawford. “What is music?” It … Continue reading

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