Monthly Archives: May 2017

Distant Memories

He gulped, caught by the cold Atlantic wind that thrust its way through the open door. Swilling the last of the beer down, he crushed the can and tossed it into the sink, its final words echoing round the kitchen until it … Continue reading

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A Real-Life Fairy Tale

When you think of fairy tale castles you are naturally drawn to Disney but what if I was to tell you there is a real-life fairy tale castle out there? Neuschwanstein Castle in southwest Bavaria is the place in question … Continue reading

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Austerity

Checkout approaches Unload, items beeping through Yes, that’s everything Pay up, filling trolley, tense No one sees the booze below   © Mark Davoren 2017

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