The Fatal Flaw

My cat is a bit of a dish,
She leaps onto my knee with a swish,
With her doleful green eyes,
And her soft feline cries,
Such a pity her breath smells of fish.

Scary Things (Fandango’s Flashback Friday)

Yay, it is Friday again, and Fandango has just published his Flashback Friday post. The idea is that he picks a post from this day in a previous year, to give newer readers a better insight into what makes him tick.

I have always liked that idea, so shall also post my own reminiscence. As much as anything, it reminds me of where I was, where I am now, and how far I have come. Hopefully, you will find it entertaining along the way.

Oh, and thank you to Jennifer at Paperkutzs for allowing me to use her image.


This time last year must have been a Wednesday, because here is a Fandango’s Provocative Question that I answered, about what terrifies me. Sorry, you’ll have to follow the link to find out!

Prompt image for the Fandango's Provocative Question prompt

Fandango’s Provocative Question (15 January 2020)

In this week’s Provocative Question, Fabdango asks: What’s something you consider to be terrifying that you have come to accept as a fact of life? Actually, the question came originally from Melanie at https://sparksfromacombustiblemind.com/, from this week’s Share Your World post. I must admit that I prefer to share my world at my own pace, … Continue reading “Fandango’s Provocative Question (15 January 2020)”

Messy

inspired by Fandango’s One Word Challenge (FOWC) of 15 January 2021, trouble.

As a child, not much good at complying,
I would discard my toys, leave them lying,
When my mum came along,
And unseen, stepped on one,
And a stray Lego brick sent her flying