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Dawn Knox – A rearranger of words into something hopefully meaningful…

30th April 2015
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A Royal Ding-Dong

A few days ago, Reg posted in his dlog that we’d been watching a video programme by Dr. David Starkey, about the British Monarchy. We’ve got as far as King James I (also King James IV of Scotland), who reigned … Continue reading

25th April 2015
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Reg on Royal History

Reg’s Dlog (Well, what else would you call a dog’s blog?) The Old Girl has been watching a series of video programmes about the British monarchy by Dr. David Starkey. I’ve been watching them too and I must admit, I’ve … Continue reading

19th April 2015
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Sunday Musings for 19th April 2015

This week’s Sunday Musings, is about fog. Chris asked us to write a foggy scene without stating that it’s foggy. I must admit, I mentioned sea mist once, so I hope that’s okay! Here’s my foggy scene, which has been … Continue reading

16th April 2015
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Spring at St. Nicholas Church

Many of the daffodils are dying now, up at St. Nicholas Church, Laindon with Dunton but there are still some spring flowers to be seen. This daffodil is my favourite and is one of the last to bloom but it’s … Continue reading

12th April 2015
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Sunday Musings for 12th April 2015

This week’s Sunday Musings are about copying. Here’s Chris’s question: How do you stop yourself from just repeating every other book that’s already out on the market? Here’s my reply: I don’t understand why someone would deliberately copy another author’s … Continue reading

7th April 2015
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Doors

Don’t you just love doors? There’s something thrilling about imagining what might be on the other side of a closed door. Or even, through an open door, as in the case of this construction which I think is a well. … Continue reading

5th April 2015
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Sunday Musings for 5th April 2015

This week, Chris asked ‘Are writers more observant or more nosy?’ What do you think? Here’s my reply: I’m not sure if I would describe myself as either observant or nosy but I’m certainly inquisitive. A question which often pops … Continue reading