Beyond the Sphere

Doing It in the Fast Lane

In a blink I think I miss a link Or two, or even a few… At times I’m behind My imaginary line With lots to do And even time for a brew or two But then Again I… Read More

BREAKING NEWS! It’s Happened!

Sources all across the planet are saying it has happened. A spokeswoman in a Southern Asian State quoted off-camera part of a paragraph of a speech given by a neighbouring country’s premier, “We were in session when it… Read More

Keeping Legends Going

 Another day short for time, so another cheeky repost. Or two, as today is concerned. The prologue was actually the first part, but needed a little extra adding to it, so I’ve posted it here with part one,… Read More

Keeping Legends Living

As time is a little short, I have several fine, new and wondrous folk following my blog, and I have posts to post if I want to reach my target of 2,000 posts by New Year’s Eve, I’ve… Read More

Palm Trees

At the moment, time is in very short supply. Around here, anyway. But, every now and then, I have to make time to do something just a little different. Or not, as the case may be. I haven’t… Read More

Wordle: Washday

It was the final straw. Clothes strewn across the floor. Laundry basket upside down, Socks writhed around the dressing gown, Inside out tie dye shirts And a major darks with lights alert. Sunday bests with overalls Deplorable… and… Read More

As Seasons Pass

  As days grow shorter And trees put on a display Change is underway As nights grow cooler And birds start to disappear Change is in fact here As Summer leaves us And Autumn begins to show Constant… Read More

Missing Eclipses

I’m fascinated by the skies, you may or may not be aware. If I’m not flying around in them, I’m staring upwards. Sometimes at the sky, sometimes beyond it. My head is very often up in the clouds…… Read More

There was a hot day in September

There was a hot day in September Far warmer than I can remember But the wind blew a gale And brought with it some hail Making everywhere look like December! Guffaw! Guffaw! The day started covered in haze… Read More


Gone are the rains, the wind, and the thunder Clear are the skies, and the air that lies under Dry is the breeze, that blows very slow And rosy are my cheeks as I positively glow Not sunburnt,… Read More


There’s  a storm-a-brewin’ out in the Grinds. Heavy, yellow skies, lengthened rumbles of distant thunder, and flashes of sheet lightning kind of give the game away. The shadows seem darker. The air heavier. The rain just a bit… Read More

Cave Magic

  Enid shivered beneath the great rock. Carmichael tried his best to keep the fire burning, but the strong winds and torrential rain thwarted his every move. They were both caked in mud, as was Snowy, the normally… Read More