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What I Did For My Birthday

A couple of weeks ago I celebrated my 20th birthday and thought it would be a good idea to share what I got up to! Even writing this two weeks later it feels so strange to say I’m 20… no longer a teenager… I feel so old! 262 more words

Fishing Hour...Flash Fiction

The Heron stared longingly at the water and the other side. There was barely a nibble in his line of sight, yet across the lake, the tangled webs of deceit from the greedy humans brimmed with fish. 84 more words

Short Stories

Ouseburn, Acros and ...

… other things.

Like Seaton Sluice, Ouseburn doesn’t sound too attractive, something underfoot which should be avoided.  It turns out that names can be deceptive, Ouseburn is quite pleasant despite its mucky industrial past and living in the shadows of three viaducts which span the valley. 586 more words


2016-12-10 Quayside

Because of wet underfoot conditions in the countryside and a desire to finish early, we arranged a local walk on hard surfaces.  Accordingly, 9 of us met at The Cycle Hub on the Quayside near the mouth of the Ouseburn on a fairly overcast but dry and calm morning.  480 more words




Take a day, any day

And a place, any place

Now take a time, any time

and capture it

Freeze frame

in your memory… 48 more words


B.B. King. Toronto. Roy Thomson Hall.

B.B. King. Toronto. Roy Thomson Hall. 2007 King was known for performing tirelessly throughout his musical career, appearing at more than 200 concerts per year on average into his 70s. 11 more words