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Yet Another Scandal

This post was written as part of the 100 word challenge for grown ups over at Julia’s Place. I wrote to my mother to ask whether those enormous, yellow apples in my garden are poisonous – she knows more about … Continue reading

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Home Repairs

“I’ve been up since dawn today, at the top of a ladder repairing my roof. I’m scared of heights, but I couldn’t afford to pay someone to do it for me.  I couldn’t afford to leave it either because the … Continue reading

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Waiting

He opened the wooden shutters and peeped out of the window, standing well back so as not to be seen. Nobody there. He strained his ears, listening for…something, some sign that he was not alone. Nothing. Someone was coming. Not … Continue reading

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