Monday Coffee

The bell tinkled over the coffee house door, heralding the arrival of the usual crowd.  My eyes searched the faces, some familiar, some new.  I could make out Teagan and Holly and waved madly, beckoning to them to come sit with me.  Mihran’s musical melodies soothed our ears whilst P.S. Bartlett read out a chapter from her new book, Demons and Pearls, The Razor’s Adventures, to a rapturous applause.

As soon as she finished, Mel entertained us with her A to Z blog of the Krakens!  Today is day thirteen and the letter ‘K’. A few more bloggers gave their ‘K’ contributions including Soucerer with his own collection of contributors to the challenge. Each received a wonderful show of support.  I thoroughly enjoyed their different ideas to fill a letter in the alphabet and wondered if I could manage a month of blogs every day.  With a schedule of blogs I already struggle on occasion to meet, it would be quite the challenge.  

We all took a moment to think of Hugh, our wonderful fellow blogger.  Our hearts and prayers go out to him at this sad time.  Cups were raised and a silent moment taken.  It was on that note that most left for the night, out into the mild Monday evening air.  

I pulled my rucksack over my shoulders and strolled across the park, listening to the owls hooting at the moon.  The silence seemed appropriate on the quiet night.

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13 responses to “Monday Coffee

  1. How’s your NaPoWriMo going? I only just found out about its existence!

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  2. Sweet tribute to Hugh. 💖

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  3. Thanks for another fun-filled evening, it’s always such a pleasure to hang out. I agree that there were great contributions for the letter K. You’re right about the heart and prayers too – Hugh certainly has a blast of loving energy headed in his direction 🙂

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  4. We all know that “K” is Special. Nice piece.

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  5. Thank you so much for the mention, Eloise.

    I feel like I have come out of the end of a very long tunnel today. However, there is another tunnel on the way.

    Thank you so much for your support. I will call you, towards the end of the week, when we are back in Hove.
    xx

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