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The 70th anniversary of VE Day was yesterday. This was somewhat overshadowed by election results but there have been many reminders and it prompted me to ponder awhile on the sacrifices made all those years ago. 289 more words

It's been a while..

Been a bit preoccupied recently and realised I’d been a bit quiet here for a while, so just to prove I’m still here I thought I’d share a memory that just came back to me. 376 more words

Thoughts on a rising tide. 

As I sat on a rock on the beach and watched the tide coming in, sipping tea from a flask and sheltering from the wind behind a battered and worn groyne, I felt a sense of time running out. 535 more words

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If I could....

I would Listen to your fears and woes and catch you if you fall
I would hold you till your tears run dry and shelter you from it all. 137 more words

Looking Back On Love

The years we spent
The dreams we dreamt
The plans we made
The vows we bade

And all was good
And all was fair
Our love was strong… 262 more words

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Fiction Fursday (or Thicktion Thursday seeing as I posted it as Fiction Friday a day early!)

Suddenly there was a burst of machine gun fire and the windscreen was peppered with holes. Smoke started billowing from the engine, then hot engine oil sprayed all over the cockpit. 325 more words

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My Room With A View

I have been blessed for the past sixteen months to write from a room with a view, and boy is it a view. High up in the eaves of the house, I look out of a small wooden framed window on to the garden below where the Magnolia tree with attitude stands. 499 more words

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