Tag Archives: Poetry

Songs of Heartstrings: A Book Review

  Songs of Heartstrings by fellow blogger Miriam Hurdle is a collection of poems and short stories about nature, relationships, cancer treatment, parenthood and everything that tugs on her heartstrings. Throughout there is reflection and a sense of someone who … Continue reading

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Tuvalu Thoughts: Friday Fictioneers

The line is cast No longer can the hook be seen Through water murky – rust, oil and other waste mingle Fish bites The line reels in Fish gasps black sludge drips drip…. drip from open sores leaking black, rotting … Continue reading

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Tourist: Sunday Stills

Worldwide Tourists look at scenes of beauty snapping saving the moment to relive when back in their normal humdrum existence Their pennies helping the local economy While the tourist  works and saves new pennies There is yet somewhere they have … Continue reading

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Oysters and Old Rope: Tuesday’s of Texture

  Oysters razor sharp washed by water soft and warm The rope it hangs smooth with slime rots.

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Sunrise/Sunset: Weekly Photo Challenge

Dawn breaks softly Awakening from Sleep The setting sun is not so quietly gone Fiery, golds and pinks Did it have a bad day? No.  Just leaving memories  that aren’t so quickly gone.   In response to Weekly Photo Challenge … Continue reading

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Life on the Web: Tuesday’s of Texture

Fine gossamer strands Curtain, billow in the breeze Death trap: Sticky home  There is a huge spider’s web in all the photos. Can you see it?

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Fungi: Tuesdays of Texture

Cherry Red smooth heads poking  Rough bark hosting. Salmon pink Striated gills Shine with light Looking down on cherry red whilst upwards image captures that beneath leaves so green and smooth What has the greatest beauty cherry red, grey bark … Continue reading

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