Beyond the Sphere

In the Room Again!

Wind howled through the broken window, caused by the branch of the large oak during the great storm. I was surrounded by an eerie darkness; the only light coming into the room was from the candlelight in the… Read More

Another Sunrise on Saturn

Sunrise On Saturn Is a spectacular sight With light fluffy clouds And rainbows so bright The rings that shimmer in colours ne’er before seen Of blues that are red And whites that are green Oceans of gas With… Read More

Inside the Black Hole

Nothing escapes Not even time Not even water Not even wine Surrounded by darkness Drawn in with the light: The sock that went missing In the washer last night Just where does the washing machine take those garments… Read More

Rainbow’s Beginning

A digital oil dabbling of light being emitted from a drop of water. Or something like that. I just like playing with colour!


Debbie’s theme for One Word Sunday this week is ‘Three’… two plus one equals three, which is presented here. I’ve always enjoyed maths! Have a bright Sunday!

So, is the hassle worth it?

The new Block Editor is what I’m referring to. I suppose once you’ve used it a couple of hundred times, it’s OK. But me, who only uses it to add a featured image it can be somewhat of… Read More

Mona Thomasina Rehashed

Thomasina, my Inner Woman, wanted her portrait painting the other day, so I had no choice but to oblige. In honour of Thomasina, my Inner Woman, being the kind of classic person everyone aspires to be like, the… Read More

One sentence… uttered once more

I need one sentence to describe myself. One sentence that describes everything I have done well, and everything I will do well. Everything I didn’t do well, and everything I won’t do well in the future. Every dream… Read More

How to tell if you’re losing the plot… (A Reminder!)

Not that I’d know or anything. Everything is perfectly normal. Putting two completely different shoes on in the morning happens to everyone from time to time. Noticing that they are two left shoes as you are about to… Read More

Reflecting (Reflected)

Into the depths of the lake I looked and saw the fishes swimming And ducks were paddling, and quacking by, with faces that were grinning The heron stood staring forth with beady eyes focussed on something distant A… Read More

Stop the Clock Once More!

I need to catch my breath! I have absolutely no idea where today has gone. Equally, I have no idea where yesterday went. Nor do I have an idea where the recent January days disappeared to. Come to… Read More

A Thought (RE)Occurred

I’ve never written a sonnet before. I’m not sure if I’ve written one now either, for that matter, but this is my first ever attempt at writing one. The ending’s slightly weaker than it should be, I feel,… Read More