Monthly Archives: October 2017

Rounded off Squarely


It has been over a week since I got a round to post, and the previous one squeezed in the Weekly Photo Challenge so I may as well painfully contrive to drag that into this one as well; therefore the pictures … Continue reading

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When You Gotta Glow …


Internet back at last. We even got the lightning-blasted aircon repaired , and I replaced a blown-out garage window. Just a large broken branch and a bit of roof left to repair. Now to feature something with a Glow for the … Continue reading

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Really Awfully Breezy


It is with greatest of regret I say there’s still no internet- Of emails I now feel a lack; I don’t know when I’ll get them back. And, just for adding to the fun, There is, of gales, another one … Continue reading

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Hail fellow not well met.


Phone call from Younger Daughter at her work today telling me to dash off and fetch J from school before the gale and deluge hit me. I looked out bemusedly at the fine sunny day but took her word for … Continue reading

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One Wordle not be Enough


This version using the given words in order for Wordle 320, has rhyme and rhythm and hardly any added words … but obscure sense: Enigma:  Struggle at fringe of power, Mystery list the star, Swirl on road, stormy shower; Sigh, lift … Continue reading

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Not as in War King*


The photo challenge now running is actually walking — as in Pedestrian And on that theme, a quote from The Mouse in my Baa Baa Black Belt: “ ‘…what strikes you when you cross a chirping insect with a flying … Continue reading

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A Prints-ly Feeling


Originally posted on Leslie Hyla Winton Noble:
At last I have not just proofs, but my own supply of the latest P’kaboo prints for Tabika and Tabika Two, and the proper ones for Darx Circle. I am thrilled with the…

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