Monthly Archives: March 2017

Good Things Can Come in Threes…

Today is Sunday, March 26, and I have three things to crow about… First, today is Mother’s Day in the UK, a day when I get lots of nice prezzies. This date doesn’t coincide with Mother’s Day in other countries around … Continue reading

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A Look at Cornwall (4): The Magic of Tintagel

On the second full day of our week in Cornwall last year – a Monday – we set off from Newlyn in the south-west of the county where we were staying, and headed north-east for 63 miles to the site … Continue reading

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Virginia Creeper

Virginia Creeper The first time Emily saw the outhouse at the bottom of the rambling, overgrown garden, she was entranced by the colourful foliage bedecking its red brick walls. Her family had only recently moved into this old house and … Continue reading

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The Game of Life – FFFAW

The Game of Life Max stared at the iron bars, cursing the day he’d met Sophie. He’d been happy before then, his future stretched out like an unplayed game. To Sophie he’d been little more than a prize bull, a … Continue reading

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