Tag Archives: Immy and the Dragon

Immy-agination in Art

GloPoWriMo Day 22 Prompt is as follows: Today, I’d like to challenge you to write a poem that engages with another art form – it might be about a friend of yours who paints or sculpts, your high school struggles … Continue reading

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Immy Magic

My blog was abandoned for the weekend, due to a rather frantic schedule (believe me, you don’t want to know). I see that the theme for the latest picture challenge is Magic, which, as a fantasy writer and Quest composer, is … Continue reading

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Engagement with a dragon?

Some may remember Immy, granddaughter R’s cousin (daughter of her Mom’s sister) in UK, whom R caused to meet a dragon when we were taking turns to tell a story about her. The dragon announced his intention to eat Immy … Continue reading

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BLOGGING A-Z CHALLENGE – APRIL 11 – J; back to seeing I to I with Immy.

` City of Gold with Mine dump Photo: Walter Knirr (© City of Johannesburg) J for Johannesburg, city of gold, Jam-packed with hist’ry of miners of old, Judge it is ‘jam’-packed with traffic as well, Jinxed with some drivers from … Continue reading

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           In my youth an airport was more usually known as an aerodrome or just ‘drome’. Today is a palindrome in numbers – done the old way, at any rate. We have 21022012. If you take … Continue reading

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