Monthly Archives: July 2013

It Is What It Is


I’ve heard  that phrase a few times, and owing to fact that I have tendonitis in my right hand and cannot write,( Ok then why am I writing this but more of that later ), I thought I’d Witter on about it … Continue reading

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Fact or Fiction


Despite studying fiction in my youth I have grown impatient with its lack of clarity or truth and have recently tended to read biographies and tales of factual adventure in its stead. Recently, because it has been in the news, or … Continue reading

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What’s In A Name


Sunshine That Colours The Mist Margaret Potts looked down at the passport application form and frowned. Her first name which I shall repeat for the incredulous was ‘Sunshine That Colours The Mist’. A name full of resonance and possible meanings, … Continue reading

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Spam


For those of you whose Blogs I follow, I’ve been commenting on your posts and not seen any sign of the comments. I fear they are sitting where they belong, in the select company enjoyed in your spam folder. If … Continue reading

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All The World’s A Lift Or So It Seemed


To be fair, ‘the powers that be’, wherever they are, recognised that the message would be of universal importance and thus issued it on all social media platforms to ensure the widest readership. The message was brief but to the point. … Continue reading

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Tasting Despair


There was no wind. No movement no stirring. His boat, without sail or other means of propulsion floated in a liquid void. No  contact or sign of life  No  means of propulsion. The water stretched out before him. To be beautiful, he had discovered,  it … Continue reading

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