Monthly Archives: September 2014

This is the land

This is the Land This is the land of Robert Burns Of William Wallace too Of Baird and Bell and Smith and Hume All Scottish through and through  This is the land of loch and glen Of rivers and fields … Continue reading

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CSI – Sunday Photo Fiction

AnElephantCant claim to be nimble He doesn’t find it easy to gallop up and down stairs He is at his best Having a short rest Or snoozing in a couple of great comfy chairs This is a weekly invitation to … Continue reading

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today is wrong

all of his life he feels the same way yesterday lasts for far too long tomorrow probably never appears it is not only today that is wrong a week can be a long slow ache a year is often too short a … Continue reading

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The Stake – Friday Fictioneers

AnElephantCant play with fire That is one thing he long ago learnt His Mummy always says Stay away from the blaze Or you will get your nice trunk badly burnt Once again it is Friday Fictioneer time. With Rochelle as … Continue reading

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The Joke

The Joke Almost everyone knows this joke. Gabriel sees God making the world. He watches in amazement as God creates a land of mighty Munros clad in purple heather, great lochs, and fast flowing rivers, teeming with salmon and trout. … Continue reading

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