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Buzz Kill

I first became a fan of Beth Fantaskey’s work a few years ago when I read Jessica’s Guide to Dating on the Dark Side. Since then, I’ve read a few other works by Fantaskey: … 982 more words



Balancing on a ledge in sunlight

hair falling slant across her face

Ruby-throated hummingbird addresses

pink abutilon – lanterns even in the day

Wings cut swiftly… 235 more words


friday fictioneers: pretty, pretty princess...

He was a corporate guy in a suit and tie,

but in a pink hat with matching pearls, he was just one of us girls. 80 more words


Watch this space. I'm about to become rich!

When I was very young, my parents toyed with the idea of selling their car to pay off some bills, especially the bills from my doctor. 876 more words


From Poland with Love

The world is a book, and those who don’t travel read only one page.  St. Augustine

It is somewhat of a cliche that women of a certain age become fascinated with family history – in my family read ‘fascinated’ as obsessed to the point of mania.

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Father-daughter Relationship


“Hold this,” my father said, handing me a crushed Coke can. I took it gingerly, thinking this had to be the most ridiculous command I’d ever been given. 339 more words