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Daily prompt: The other sort of Christmas

 PROMPT Relax DAILY We stand in the kitchen, cold beer in hand breathing in the mixed-spice smell of Christmas while outside, the day’s heat settles into the warm softness of dusk and the rhythmic shrill of cicadas gives way to … Continue reading

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Once a year day

I’ve made the Christmas pudding – not the sort You boil for hours then douse in brandy and ignite Which would be silly when On Christmas day you’re like to be Expiring from the heat: A frozen one, cassata-like, with … Continue reading

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