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It’s Wednesday and snowing big times here in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. It’s a good day for storytelling.  What better venue than the Friday Fictioneers. We like to tell stories of 100 words to a photo prompt.   119 more words

Friday Fictioneers

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Under the canopy: the view from below a tree can be fascinating. The coolness of verdant leaves and the contrast of the dark branches make a good picture.

Photo by I.R. Arenas


Book Review -'Write Nothing' by Penny Gotch

As you know, I have a soft spot for poetry. it is (perhaps) my favourite form of literature. So, when I was asked if I would like to review Penny Gotch’s new poetry book ‘Write Nothing’ I jumped at the chance. 293 more words


Sunday 21st February 2016: First Edition of Under the Tree

If you’ve been following my blog for a while, you’ll know that before I published my first poetry book “Under the Tree” via CreateSpace and Kindle, I published a first edition using Blurb! 211 more words


366 Poems: January 6th, 2016


A great oak and stone wall keep us hidden,

the mud stains on my jeans give us away.

For who

but him

could make me wish to put the earth on time delay? 87 more words


Christmas unwraping

As the middle child in my family I find I do really well at Christmas and on birthdays. Mostly I think it’s because my parents and siblings think I get left out or something but each year my pile of presents is just ever so bigger than anyone else’s. 200 more words

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