Out of the Blue: Three Line Tales Week 89

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The sign shone down on me in all its neon glory, “This is the sign you’ve been looking for.”

I stared in disbelief. I didn’t know I’d been looking for a sign. Damn! Now I was going to have to find the question.

In response to Sonya’s Three line Tales

About Irene Waters 19 Writer Memoirist

I began my working career as a reluctant potato peeler whilst waiting to commence my training as a student nurse. On completion I worked mainly in intensive care/coronary care; finishing my hospital career as clinical nurse educator in intensive care. A life changing period as a resort owner/manager on the island of Tanna in Vanuatu was followed by recovery time as a farmer at Bucca Wauka. Having discovered I was no farmer and vowing never again to own an animal bigger than myself I took on the Barrington General Store. Here we also ran a five star restaurant. Working the shop of a day 7am - 6pm followed by the restaurant until late was surprisingly more stressful than Tanna. On the sale we decided to retire and renovate our house with the help of a builder friend. Now believing we knew everything about building we set to constructing our own house. Just finished a coal mine decided to set up in our backyard. Definitely time to retire we moved to Queensland. I had been writing a manuscript for some time. In the desire to complete this I enrolled in a post grad certificate in creative Industries which I completed 2013. Commenced a masters by research in 2014.
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5 Responses to Out of the Blue: Three Line Tales Week 89

  1. Absolutely love this – so clever and funny! Let us know when you find the question.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Charli Mills says:

    Ha, ha! Great twist!

    Liked by 1 person

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