Tag Archives: America

Listen to Your October

There’s a stillness in the air, hanging lightly like a whisper, as it sits on the fence between late afternoon and early evening.  The last vestiges of a warm, October day give way to the cool of an autumn evening, … Continue reading

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A Little Boy’s Hand in Mine

Once upon a time, many years ago, a three-year old boy not long to be four put his little hand into his mother’s and smiled up at her.  She smiled back with reassurance and promised him that she would keep … Continue reading

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Guest Blog at MoggiePurrs!

Great excitement today dear readers! Before my recent writing crisis (for want of a better word!) I did manage to write a guest blog for my lovely American friend Beverly over at Moggiepurrs.   If you would like  to read … Continue reading

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Project O – In My Humble Opinion

Let me introduce you to the enigmatic Opinionated Man  from Harsh Reality.  We have a few things in common; one is that we both started our blogs in January of this year. The other is that he has had over … Continue reading

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Bring on the Cats

Well, it had to happen sooner or later, I did warn you! Having shared in my previous post what joy can be found in the simple things of life, especially in nature and wildlife (namely, Sweet Robin!), I think this would … Continue reading

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