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Time's a ticking!

‘Serene I stand among the flowers and only count life’s sunny hours……..’, a quote from our sundial, number 3608 on the County Down sundial trail… 155 more words


My sundial, made by an exalted craftsman

My dad made this sundial.  He was a wood pattern maker, and that’s an  art and craft and profession that is slowly dying out. People now don’t know what a patter maker is, but they used to, back in a time when being able to make something wonderful and useful with your hands was considered more important than it seems to be now. 965 more words


Red Roses

I gave a pot; it was forgot

love needs water and fresh air

did we care

obvious that thorns are there

thought I had stronger gloves… 76 more words


Be The San Francisco's Secret Explorer With Your Kid

San Francisco is truly a city of treasures. Just when you think you’ve explored every nook and corner of this beautiful city by the bay, you are proved wrong. 647 more words

Kids Activities

Yes - We have started writing again.

Yes – We have started writing again.

Following the success of “Tales by Eastenders”, the Creative Writing Group have started writing again, using the same basic structure we used which led up to the creation of our book. 247 more words


Twelve years in the making — a graduation story

When I first started school at CSUN, I was 17 years old, hellbent on being a rock star and could barely grow a mustache. Now, at the age of 29, I’m graduating with a bachelor’s in journalism. 825 more words