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Fears & Phobias

According to FreeDictionary.com, a phobia is “a persistent, abnormal, and irrational fear of a specific thing or situation that compels one to avoid it, despite the awareness and reassurance that it is not dangerous.” I have struggled with this irrational fear of needles and spiders since I was a young child. 335 more words

The Chicken or the Egg

The Chicken or the Egg © Lynn Wiles 2016
I see a bird and an egg or a nest, but mainly bare ground. Winter has arrived today.


organized attack

The snow was melting quickly when I took these shots, so it was pretty wet under our big evergreen.  I had a towel over my camera and a hat on, but when the big slush bombs landed on my head it was a little startling.   12 more words

Stone and Bottle by VT-Click

Still life composed of a stone, pottery bottle, and some beech leaves.

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Still Life

A little wobble

So I’ve had a few days off from hospital visits due to my veins collapsing, bruising and the venesection is just not working.
It has been bliss, and even though I haven’t felt great I managed to go out and spend a few hours with family and friends, which was pleasantly nice, exhausting but I’m glad I went, although yesterday was a wash out and I spent a lot of time sat falling in and out of sleep. 125 more words

One Road To Recovery.

Eastern Arthurs: 27 December 2015-3 January 2016

What better way to spend the Christmas-New Year period than by going on a bush walk to somewhere awesome with someone half decent? Graham obviously couldn’t think of anything else, in fact, he suggested the option, so I jumped at the chance. 2,884 more words