Tag Archives: renovations.

Future Perfect


By the time renovations will have been completed in the Future, the house will have become a perfect place to live in. © April 2016 Colonialist (WordPress)

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A Really Awfully Smooth Sole Habitat


In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Beneath Your Feet.”   The photo prompt near had me floored, But then imagination soared, For which I need to offer thanks To newly sealed and sanded planks In bedroom, where they’ve been … Continue reading

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Half and Half, or Bewildering Be-Buildering.


In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Half and Half.” Gradually it has happened that the only remaining original parts of the house we are waiting patiently to move into are the walls (most of them, anyway) and the roof.  … Continue reading

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Really Awful Day 1 – 8 Themes for NaPoWriMo


(Click on appropriate section of sidebar on right for translations, writings, compositions, awards and special series.) Day 1 (What something is not) It isn’t like an article, or press report, or tale, And isn’t something where most people trying it … Continue reading

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(Inadvertently untitled) Of cool pix, editing and Elgar.


Something which caused me great sorrow was when my Nikon Coolpix, bought on a visit to the UK, suddenly started featuring pubs … er, bars … across every picture.  I was particularly fond of it because of the extreme battery … Continue reading

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