Share Your World – 2014 Weeks 29, 30 & 31


I’ve been away for 3 weeks, so I’ve got some catching up to do, here’s a 3 in 1 contribution for starters … ♦♦♦ Share Your World – 2014 Week 29 Have you ever been in a submarine?  If you haven’t, would you want to? I’ve never been in a submarine, but I would certainly love to do so, I’d like to go down into the Abyss with … Continue reading Share Your World – 2014 Weeks 29, 30 & 31

Share Your World – 2014 Week 28


Have you ever been a participant in a parade? What did you do? I attended the funeral of Blair Peach in 1979 along with 10,000 other people. For those that don’t know he was a teacher from New Zealand who lived in London & taught special needs children. He was a campaigner against racism & while attending an Anti-Nazi League rally in Southall, was killed by police. … Continue reading Share Your World – 2014 Week 28

Weekly Photo Challenge: Object 2


My second contribution to this weeks challenge … … a different take on the word “object” … Some people object because they weren’t ready! Some people just object to having their photo taken! Some people object even when they aren’t the subject! Object See more objects here … WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: OBJECT | Words We Women Write White Bird | Leona J. Atkinson-Inspirational Writer My.Vivid.Visions … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Object 2

Weekly Photo Challenge: Family


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Are Imperial Measurements outdated? – Number Hub with Matt Parker – Head Squeeze


This is just lovely lol … … & just in case it’s all to0 much to take in … … here’s the list … 3 Barleycorns (Width)  = 1 Inch 12 Inches = 1 Foot 3 Feet = 1 Yard 1760 Yards = 1 Mile 1/8 Mile = 1 Furlong 10 / 10  Furlong = 1 Gunter’s Chain 1/11 Gunter’s Chain = 1 Fathom 15 … Continue reading Are Imperial Measurements outdated? – Number Hub with Matt Parker – Head Squeeze

Weekly Photo Challenge: Layers


Weekly Photo Challenge: Layers Catch up on this weeks challenge here …. Related articles Weekly Photo Challenge: Layers (brandonfrey64.wordpress.com) Weekly photo challenge: Layers (irenewaters19.com) Weekly Photo Challenge: Layers (inkhammer.wordpress.com) Weekly Photo Challenge: Layers (evansikobe.wordpress.com) Weekly photo challenge – layers (blatherskiteblog.com) Weekly Photo Challenge: Layers (cmoorenum1.wordpress.com) Weekly Photo Challenge: Layers (tchistorygal.com) Weekly Photo Challenge : Layer (travelandfoodworldwide.wordpress.com) weekly photo challenge: layers (plaridel.wordpress.com) Weekly Photo Challenge: Layers (nwframeofmind.com) Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Layers

Never Again: The London Dungeon


Have you ever gone to a new place or tried a new experience and thought to yourself, “I’m never doing that again!” Tell us about it. Photographers, artists, poets: show us NEVER. The queues for tourist attractions can be very long in London. The London Dungeon is no exception. I think this guy must have died waiting & got added to the props. He doesn’t look … Continue reading Never Again: The London Dungeon

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Life After Blogs: Passport, Flight & Elves???


Your life without a computer: what does it look like? Photographers, artists, poets: show us WITHOUT. Sooo … My passport arrived at around 11:30 this morning & after some hysterics & failing to get my visa from the Ministry of the Interior,because it was closed, I finally arrived at the airport by 15:10. I managed to get through baggage check & drop off by 15:30, … Continue reading Life After Blogs: Passport, Flight & Elves???

Far from Home: Down Under


Tell us about the farthest you’ve ever traveled from home. Photographers, artists, poets: show us DISTANCE. In 1982 my sister & my brother-in-law invited my husband, my daughter & myself to visit them in Australia. I was pregnant with my son & the prospect of such a long journey was a bit daunting, but I’ve never been one to refuse a challenge or an invitation, so … Continue reading Far from Home: Down Under

Rolling Stone: Nomad, Traveler or Both


If you could live a nomadic life, would you? Where would you go? How would you decide? What would life be like without a “home base”? Photographers, artists, poets: show us TRAVEL. Firstly travelling & living a nomadic life are two very different things. Travelling is completely at the whim of the individual. There’s the choice to go where you want, when you want, to travel … Continue reading Rolling Stone: Nomad, Traveler or Both

Singin’ in the Rain: Ducks, Lightning & Rainbows


Safe inside, toasty warm, while water pitter-patters on the roof… describe your perfect, rainy afternoon. Photographers, artists, poets: show us RAIN. I remember one summer afternoon in London. We had one of those wonderful mid-summer thunder storms that usually happen in the middle of a picnic. This time we were at home &, looking out of the window, saw that our street had turned into … Continue reading Singin’ in the Rain: Ducks, Lightning & Rainbows