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A Splash of Growing Towards Victory


In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Victory.” Although the grandkids, in past week, At galas, they did go for it, I fear my shots were rather bleak, So I have naught to show for it; Much better … Continue reading

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Really Awfully More Ornate.


In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Ornate.” A brilliant article on the state of the Universe or something, which I had in mind to offer today, has been interfered with slightly.  In quick succession, the light in my … Continue reading

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Ornate, or note, or not ornate


In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Ornate.” A seat at Pietermaritzburg’s own House and Garden Show Is one hayfever sufferers will never want to know! All features of this Durban home far short of bad taste stop, And yet … Continue reading

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Really Awfully Lovely Treat Meant


In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Treat.” When having feelings of defeat And wanting a treat of something sweet, Nothing makes life more a ballad Than a large self-made fruit salad! Mind you, there is nothing wrong   When Pavlova comes … Continue reading

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Really Awfully Careful Lessens Lessons


In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Careful.” When J elects to climb this tree She does it rather carefully; And, no; although she’s rather small I didn’t lift her there, at all!* This land-crab is not much … Continue reading

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Really Awfully Extraordinarily Ordinary


In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “(Extra)ordinary.” Some rafters and some beams You’d hardly look at twice – That is, unless it seems They have inverted mice! These rodents do not much Appear upon the ground: In … Continue reading

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Happiness Doubled and a Harpy Plaice


In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Happy Place.” Of course, I was tempted to try and get punny with this theme.  I thought of going for a Harpy Place: Or, maybe, a Happy Plaice:                          But I … Continue reading

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