Day: August 26, 2018

The night the Maroons went up …

The night the Maroons went up … And my first thought was ‘Grace Darling’! Her image and dramatic rescues at sea clouded my thinking. I looked out our bay window, which overlooked the Harbour, I couldn’t see much – it was pouring down and all I could make out was the eerie glow of the …

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The Party (A Remarkable Event)

The Party. “Bluey, are you two interested in coming to a party Saturday night?” Davo contacted his mate for such an occasion, “Rosy got invited and I have to go, you know, we’re permitted to bring another couple. You owe me one.” “Davo, how’s it going mate? Yeah, I’ll just check. Hey Shas, Rosy and …

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A Remarkable Event – Article

Article suitable for e.g. That’s Life magazine A remarkable score I could lie. I could pretend it happened to a friend. But you probably wouldn’t believe me. It started in May this year when Laurel, an avid scrabble player, invited me to play Words-with-Friends, an online game. Laurel, a Top Streak with an average word …

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The Eclipse (A Remarkable Event)

ECLIPSE Blood moon Red Moon Portents and Omens Wolf moon – close your eyes and hear them howl Primal and mystical The fourth tetrad of eight eclipses Umbra penumbra and antumbra Creeping shadows cast from space Mars is close – hurry to the mosques to pray A conjunction of phenomena Red moon Turned to blood …

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A Small Place by the sea (A Remarkable Event)

Brambles covered the old pavement. It didn’t stop him, just made progress slower and though tired he was determined to see it through. It was his last visit; he knew; could feel it in his waters. At last he reached a certain point. It seemed right. A glance to the left confirmed a line-of-sight to …

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