Vestiges of a glorious past.

photo by Watari via Unsplash It was hard to imagine the splendour of this passageway as it had been a hundred years ago : its floor lined by a thick pile carpet, its ceiling hung with a succession of chandeliers that shone on the aristocracy making their way to the ballroom beyond. Now the passageway and the ballroom, like the rest of the castle, were … Continue reading Vestiges of a glorious past.


Share Your World 14th Oct.

This an autumn edition of the Share Your World prompt created by Melanie, of sparksfromacombustiblemind : QUESTIONS: Why do we have such trouble telling our loved ones that we love them? Do you have that kind of communication issue with your loved ones? I think we tell our loved ones that we love them every day through the things that we do for them. It … Continue reading Share Your World 14th Oct.


The Secret of Success #SoCS Oct. 12/19

He worked very hard, All day, every day. Nose to grindstone. Shoulder to wheel. More ground to cover. Yet more deadlines to meet. Hailing from a humble background, But wanting to shine in his field. Without financial or familial support, Persistence was his only friend, His goal,  his only guide. People called him over-ambitious But  he never forgot his late father’s advice: ” Never stop … Continue reading The Secret of Success #SoCS Oct. 12/19


Pop Of Positivity- My Gracious Greetings To You All

Sadje of Keep It Alive has nominated me for Pop of Positivity created by Beckie . Thank you Sadje   “What is “Pop!” – Pop of Positivity?” “Pop of Positivity”   It’s based on one simple thing.  “Life doesn’t have to suck all the time.”  Let’s face it… There’s a Helluva lot of negativity in the real world, and it’s pretty hard to escape it.  I thought of this as … Continue reading Pop Of Positivity- My Gracious Greetings To You All

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The Daily Four–“Penny-wise Charity”

Today, Rory’s questions for the Daily Four deal with charity.  The Daily Four Season 1 – Game 12 Question Fun Directory Welcome to The Daily Four! Today’s Questions to the Readers are…. What do you feel about charity really and should we give to charity and if we should, what should we give? I feel that charity is a way that society has of making … Continue reading The Daily Four–“Penny-wise Charity”

Share Your World 10-7-19

Share Your World 10-7-19 is a prompt created by: MELANIE B CEE Melanie provides us with insightful questions every week for us to share our views and opinions. Suggestions for Responding to Share Your World: 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 … Continue reading Share Your World 10-7-19