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Rainbow – Sunday Photo Fiction

Sunday Photo Fiction is a weekly challenge presented by Susan Spaulding, who has taken over this great weekly prompt from my old friend Al Forbes. This week’s inspiring photo comes courtesy of the delightfully named April Pearson. .The idea is … Continue reading

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Ma Belle Voisine

I wrote this piece almost a year ago. This seems like the right time to publish it. Click here to hear me read it: Ma Belle Voisine Every now and again we meet someone special. My neighbour is just such … Continue reading

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Jerry

Jerry Sometimes life delivers a kick in the hee-haws. I stop at the little café in the square yesterday afternoon after my swim. As I shake hands with my friend Ramos, the proprietor, I see a box on the bar. … Continue reading

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Overture

C.E. Ayr – Creator of a new genre C.E. Ayr is a pioneer of a new genre of short story writing. He has his own name for it – Sound Bite Fiction. This is an emerging style aimed at the … Continue reading

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15th August 1944

15th August 1944 The little town is empty, not a soul to be seen. Le Maquis, the French Resistance movement, pass the word to the villagers and the remaining families withdraw into the foothills of the Maures. In the morning … Continue reading

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Carnival Day – Haibun Thinking

AnElephantCant contemplate his life here Without the pleasures of eating and drinking So he continues to scribble About all sorts of nibbles And posts it here on his blog but not Haibun Thinking In the face of mounting indifference, AnElephant … Continue reading

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A Quiet Town – Haibun

AnElephantCant stand loud noises He even has a quite quiet and hushful trumpet There is no standing ovation When to his great consternation The giraffe next door acquires a drum kit A Quiet Town The fountain under the lights reflects … Continue reading

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