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"all thumbs"

Written for:  The Twiglets #164 – “all thumbs”

On one hand
she was all thumbs,
on the other
all pinkies.
Hard to find gloves.

When it came to to clearing the table, 57 more words

Purple's Home



God once stopped while I was hitch-hiking,
barrelling south down the Ghost Road
through that endless stretch where
Yorkshire almost starts to resemble Texas. 174 more words


The Screech of Brakes

by Kate Mahony

It is 1978 and the summer holidays are nearly over. Alice’s staying with Hilary from school on a farm near Stratford. Alice likes swimming in the river they have to go through a bull paddock to get to, and watching the silly cows rush up to the fence to peer at them. 1,870 more words

Online Lit Mag

Ivans talk about Iceland

We just went to a talk about Iceland by our friend Ivan. He had spent several days on the Island following trails around an area about the size of North Wales and near the capital Reykjavik. 139 more words

Summer 2k19: Georgia Chapter

Day 0:

I had started from Yerevan in a Marshtrucka. On reaching the border control, the Georgian immigration officer asked me all kinds of scrutinizing question. 1,419 more words

Lille and Paris, France


The journey to Lille was a bit of struggle. I had originally booked a Blablacar (hitchike) that never showed. Then I went to the bus station after being told there was a frequent bus. 973 more words

Varna and Sofia, Bulgaria



Getting from Bucharest to Varna was bit of an adventure. Prior to my trip, I had searched online and found multiple bus/train timetables from Bucharest to Varna. 1,390 more words