Strife

For Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge #119, where we write about this image of a David Hockney work. .

When they had first met, the earth had moved. Nobody could possibly know a love like this, surely? And until the children came along, they could not keep their hands off each other.

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Water Damage

Clipart image of an overflowing bath tub

inspired by Fandango’s One Word Challenge (FOWC) of of 24 May 2021, mermaid.

A girl, relaxation on mind,
Started candlelit bath to unwind,
But she lost track of time,
When the telephone chimed,
And she now needs the room redesigned.


Prompt image for the Fandango One Word Challenge prompt

Shocking Pink

We had a very poor weekend weatherwise but we did get some brief sun early yesterday, so I shot the rhododendron in our garden. Pretty garish, don’t you think? We grew it from tiny and it was several years before it even began to flower. It’s not a colour I’d have chosen if I’d seen it in the shop. However there is a clump of bluebells next to it and there is a delicious contrast between the two.