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HAPPINESS

HAPPINESS Happiness rides a wave that kisses the shore, can tease, titillate,  promise much more. It can arrive unexpected, surprise and bless you, can caress, enfold, and fully arrest you. Happiness can appear on a gossamer wing, can perplex and … read more

A BAD NIGHT FOR DRIVING

A BAD NIGHT FOR DRIVING Janette Davies The car swerved and went into a 360 degree spin and crashed head on into the vehicle we had just overtaken. It was eerily quiet and black as pitch, as all the headlights … read more

VIVA the VOTE

VIVA the VOTE Janette Davies We all know how much the Spanish like to party and Voting Day is no exception. We knew there would be lots of activity all time the school was open, so we decided to get … read more

OPERATION CATARACT

OPERATION CATARACT Sarah-Jane Steadman ‘When did you have your pacemaker fitted?’ She asked the man sitting next to her. ‘Eighteen months ago,’ he replied. He frowned and turned to look at her. ‘How did you know I have a pacemaker?’ … read more

Angels

Angels ANGELS – by Janette Davis I knew I was dead, but I had not been dead for very long. I was still on the conveyor which was taking me to wherever I would be from now on. It was … read more

A TRAVEL ARTICLE

A TRAVEL ARTICLE                                        BELLA ITALIA The first introductory ‘Whistle Stop Tour’ of Italy’s most famous cities almost scrambled my brains. Oh the majesty of Venice! To see painter Canaletto’s (little canal) print of the Piazzetta on the wall of … read more

THE AGONY IVY COLUMN

THE AGONY IVY COLUMN Dear Ivy My Jim has taken to using a lot of talcum powder lately (well that’s what he said it is) and I am a bit worried as I recall reading that using too much is … read more

Happiness

Happiness Happiness rides a wave that kisses the shore,can tease, titillate,  promise much more.It can arrive unexpected,surprise and bless you,can caress, enfold, and fully arrest you. Happiness can appear on a gossamer wing,can perplex and delight you –or, full-throated, sing!It … read more