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Good angel vs bad angel

Bad Angel: Crap! There’s more work to do here than I remember and I’ve also got to figure out exactly what the paranormal slant is for this story. Good Angel: Don’t worry just work on the outline, once that’s done it will be plain sailing. Bad Angel: When will I do the ironing if I […]

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Saturday

Saturday; named after the planet Saturn. Julie always wondered why that was, but who cares right now?  This was the day; the one she’d been dreaming about, ticking off all the other days on the calendar for the last six months except this date.  Today’s date had a great big red ring around it and […]

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Reality bites

I received a great boost at the beginning of the week from my writing group. There’s nothing like a deadline to focus your attention and an exercise in timed writing gained unexpected applause.  In ten minutes I produced Saturday. Along with the rain and the cold, this would also be the week when my old […]

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Doing it anyway

After the giddy elation of starting something new and the sheer joy of ‘putting something out there’ I was unsure about how to move forward. Still I was happy and committed to be moving anywhere, however uncertain. The simple act of starting this process came with an immediate desired effect. I was thinking more about […]

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So this is me…blogging

Yesterday, more than a little late in the day after a restless sleep and the usual wake up stomp down the stairs from my neighbour; I decided to start blogging.  I say decided, I mean firmly but gently nudged, cajoled and positively encouraged to start writing something.  I’ve had this conversation many times with friends, […]

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