Tag Archives: postaday

A Really Awful State


This week, the photo challenge is ‘State of Mind‘ The Midlands* is a lovely place Where peace of mind is found, So it would be a great disgrace If fracking there was found. The ‘exploration’ underway Is a disgraceful biz, … Continue reading

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Optimistic by opting to miss sticks.


And the weekly photo challenge is Optimistic for which I feature the launch of a tree-climbing proclivity in then-younger R. © January 2016 Colonialist (WordPress)

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Less Wait to be Weightless


For the current Photo Challenge, Weight(less) is the topic.  Well, the easiest way to be suspended without artificial things like wings or catching hot air in a balloon hanging over Parliament (or some lighter-than-air gassing, which amounts to the same thing) … Continue reading

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Gathering Scattered Thoughts


Here is my gathering for the Weekly Photo Challenge on Gathering   © December 2015 Colonialist (WordPress)  

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Really Awful Oopsies.


The Weekly Photo Challenge is to produce something reflecting Oops! That should be easy for me – it is a word I use rather often at such times as when I offer a dramatic gesture at a formal dinner which increases … Continue reading

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Aye Aye, an Eye Spy You Can Eye


Eye Spy is the current Daily Post Photo Challenge.     © December 2015 Colonialist (WordPress)          

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A Facial Transplant in Transition


Transition is the current Daily Post Photo Challenge. Our state of transition from one home to another has been protracted for over a year now while renovations have been undertaken.  Meanwhile we all continue to live in the tiny cottage further down … Continue reading

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