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Friday Flashback–Pumpkin Spice Latte : Trending Now

I wrote this more than a year ago. Now I am posting it again for Fandango’s Friday Flashback Pumpkin Spice Latte Coffee Chronicles — Part Four A series documenting the ongoing saga of mankind’s relationship with coffee. The pumpkin spice latte is trending now. You can see it in most lists of autumnal favourites. It is fast becoming as much of a seasonal culture icon … Continue reading Friday Flashback–Pumpkin Spice Latte : Trending Now

Thursday Inspiration 33 — Light Motifs II

Welcome to Thursday Inspiration! This is my weekly prompt post and hopefully it will inspire you to write something creative, perhaps a poem or a piece of flash fiction. If you’d like to share your writing with the community, please indulge me and tag your post with #p0eticlicense and/or #lightm0tifs, and of course link back […] via Thursday Inspiration 33 — Light Motifs II My Idea … Continue reading Thursday Inspiration 33 — Light Motifs II

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Ceremony–Weekly Prompt #1

Making tea is a ceremony ! Warming the teapot Waiting for the kettle to boil Selecting and measuring tea leaves Earl Grey, Assam  or Darjeeling, Which shall it be today ? Pouring the water into the teapot, Savouring the rising aroma, Letting it infuse before you pour it. Making tea is a ceremony !     Written for: Weekly Prompt #1 – Ceremony  November 25, 2019   … Continue reading Ceremony–Weekly Prompt #1

SoCS 23.11.2019 — Flyer

Flyers are all around you. They are displayed in neat little holders in your dentists’ waiting area. You are quite likely to pick up and glance at them to relieve the tedium of waiting for your turn. In addition to the advice on dental hygeine, they usually contain adverts on dental services. Then there are all the ones that are pushed in your mailbox or … Continue reading SoCS 23.11.2019 — Flyer


SYW-Share Your World – 11/25/2019

Melanie C, of “Sparks From a Combustible Mind”, is the hostess of SYW-Share Your World.  A Questionaire to start the week off with.   General questions this week.  It’s Thanksgiving and then that horrid ‘Black Friday” in the U.S.A. and so lots of folks will be ultra busy.  I thought some general questions that are relatively easy to answer might be in order. What did you … Continue reading SYW-Share Your World – 11/25/2019

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We’re waxing philosophical in our questions today: Can we ever experience anything objectively? Why or why not? (Now for the people who may not understand that idea, this is what objective means (definition wise): Something that is not influenced by personal feelings or opinions No human experience can be objective since it is always coloured by perception and feeling. Do humans have a soul? Do … Continue reading SHARE YOUR WORLD 11-18-19