Fearful symmetry

#274: Pick a letter, any letter. Now, write a story, poem, or post in which every line starts with that letter.

Hmmm tricky,

Having to choose just one letter out of 26.

How will I achieve such a task?

Having sat and thought about it for some time, I realised…

‘Hey! I’ll give it my best shot.’

Happy to give anything a go – I love a good challenge! So,

Here’s to 91 more posts of a…

Hopefully, interesting and informative nature!


Everything changes

#218: Walking down the street, you encounter a folded piece of paper on the pavement. You pick it up and read it and immediately, your life has changed. Describe this experience.

This piece of paper was a heartfelt letter from a parent, who upsettingly didn’t have long to live, to her grown up son in a neighbouring town. However, it was dated ‘2nd January 2013’. I hoped the son received it in time, as it explained why the mother had to leave and apologised for not making the most of the time they had together. After reading it, I made it my mission to return it to the son, as it is rightfully his keepsake.

I’ll never forget the words it ended with…

“Life is precious – make every minute a memory” ~ Love Mum

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