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The New ‘Clarity ‘

Kate has challenged us; what does ‘clarity’ mean for you now? use photography or creative writing, poetry or prose to share what has become clearer for you then link it back here and read some others The New Clarity The new ‘normal’ has made some things very clear. When friends say “Stay in touch” It’s clear they mean over the phone or internet. When someone says … Continue reading The New ‘Clarity ‘

My Books–My Friends in Social Distancing What do you see # 23 -– 30.3.2020

Dear friends, I will post a new challenge at 12:00 am PST, every Monday morning. Rules; You can write a post on your blog and create a pingback to link to the original post. Write an original story, poem or a caption. You have six days to respond to the Prompt. I will try to […] via What do you see # 23 – 30th March, … Continue reading My Books–My Friends in Social Distancing What do you see # 23 -– 30.3.2020

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Working from home and caring for children during Coronavirus/COVID-19 lockdown-Some Easy Tips & Tricks

Caring for kids at home during the lockdown with public places and activities closed is quite a challenge. Working from home during the lockdown is again quite a challenge if you are not used to doing it. Putting the two together is like putting two explosive chemicals in a test tube and waiting for the bang. What can you do to avert the explosion? How … Continue reading Working from home and caring for children during Coronavirus/COVID-19 lockdown-Some Easy Tips & Tricks

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Unsung Heroes of the Coronavirus/COVID-19 Battleground

Yesterday, Thursday, 26th March, at 4pm, millions of Britons joined a Clap for Carers movement initiated by a Dutch woman, Annemarie Plas in South London. They clapped , banged on makeshift drums and displayed banners outside their homes to show support and appreciation for the hundreds of doctors, nurses and other health-care workers wo risk their lives every day in the Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic. You can … Continue reading Unsung Heroes of the Coronavirus/COVID-19 Battleground

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8 Ways to deal with coronavirus/COVID-19 related anxiety & stress

The corona virus pandemic has the world in its grip. Lockdown, isolation  and curfew are words  you hear all the time. Routines are disrupted and lives are changing rapidly. Along with all the actual inconvenience, there is a feeling of panic. While recognising the gravity of the situation, we need to make sure that we don’t succumb to anxiety. Here are just a few suggestions … Continue reading 8 Ways to deal with coronavirus/COVID-19 related anxiety & stress

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Topical Tropical Trinity

Ride Em, Hobby Em!” Q.1Do you have any hobbies, activities or past times that keep you busy daily or weekly? Oh yes ! I have always been an avid “hobbyist ” wanting to practice many more hobbies than I can afford due to constraints of time and energy. I love to read novels, listen to music, watch movies. I enjoy lots of “crafty” hobbies like … Continue reading Topical Tropical Trinity

Share Your World 3-9-2020 — sparksfromacombustiblemind

I will post four or five different questions each week for you to answer. There are two ways which you can participate. Create a SYW post. Then post the link to your blog in my comment box or leave your answers in the comments box of my blog. To make it easy for others to […] via Share Your World 3-9-2020 — sparksfromacombustiblemind Questions: Are you … Continue reading Share Your World 3-9-2020 — sparksfromacombustiblemind

One-Liner Wednesday – Just Sayin’ —

To the people who have bought 25 bottles of soap/hand sanitizers leaving none on the shelves for others, do realize that to stop getting corona virus, you need other people to wash their hands too.    If you would like to participate in this prompt, feel free to use the “One-Liner Wednesday” title in your post, and if you do, you can ping […] via … Continue reading One-Liner Wednesday – Just Sayin’ —