Monthly Archives: April 2012

BLOGGING A-Z CHALLENGE – APRIL 30 – Z for ZERO.


– Z is now the final letter – ZERO* thoughts are coming through; Zing I’ve lost for doing better, Zappy zeds to bring to you.   Zilch ideas in mind are ringing; Zingers** zigzagging I need; Zippy stuff I should … Continue reading

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TOGETHER: TWO PARTIES FOR TWO SISTERS IN PICTURES


      And there you have it – effectively, three parties for the sisters together!  We also went to a country fair in Shongweni, but I missed out on taking pics.   © Colonialist April 2012 (WordPress/Letterdash)  

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BLOGGING A-Z CHALLENGE – APRIL 28 – Y: YOUTH, YACHTING.


‘YOUTH’s a stuff will not endure’ You will find the Bard declare, Yet can one be truly sure Yielding to what he’s said there? Young in spirit, mind and heart, Yesterdays one may retain; Years that pass should play no … Continue reading

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BLOGGING A-Z CHALLENGE – APRIL 27 – X: FOR X, MAINLY


– X marks the spot where you think I might quit? 🙂 X is the ten Roman Numeral bit; X Factor talent seeks, where there is none; X-Rateds show scenes one really should shun; X votes for right, but it … Continue reading

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BLOGGING A-Z CHALLENGE – APRIL 26 – W: WATER


–   What shall be my wobble-you? Whither shall I take it? WATER pleasure, you agree, With it done thus, liquidly, Whether river, lake, or sea, Whyfore would it trouble you When as such I make it?   Winsome though … Continue reading

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BLOGGING A-Z CHALLENGE – APRIL 25 – V: VERSE


– ‘V are not amused!’ Victim for the day – Very much abused – VERSE is brought in play.  Violins in street: Voters there toi-toi; Vainly we may bleat; Vim they still employ!  Viva! – strung up tight – Venture … Continue reading

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WRITING CHALLENGE: MISPLACED CONFIDENCE


– TRIFECTA WEEK TWENTY-FOUR This week’s word is: confidence (noun) … 3 a: a relation of trust or intimacy    b : reliance on another’s discretion was told in strictest confidence>   c : support especially in a legislative body … Continue reading

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