Saturday, June 06, 2009

Carry On Tuesday #4

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Your prompt for Tuesday June 9
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Welcome to Carry On Tuesday. Our prompt this week is the opening words of the 1990 novel by A.S.Byatt entitled Possession. It was produced as a film in 2002 which starred Gwyneth Paltrow and Aaron Eckhart.
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The book was thick and black and covered with dust. Its boards were bowed and creaking
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Use all or part of it at the start or somewhere within your poem or prose. Then leave the url of your post (not of your blog) in a comment
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* I have had to delete the Mister Linky box as it was causing the entire site to run slowly. Links that made it to Mister Linky before it went pear shaped are now showing as comments. Young Linky has a lot to answer for!

25 comments:

  1. thank you for the invite :)
    surely will carry on with it!

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  2. I have left my footprints again..checkout guys.

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  3. http://themeltingpotofthisandthat.blogspot.com/2009/06/house-on-edge-of-town.html

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  4. http://poemsotherwise.blogspot.com/2009/06/book-was-thick-and-black-and-covered_06.html

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  5. http://whitesnake45.blogspot.com/2009/06/carry-on-tuesday_07.html

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  6. http://poetryfromxegbp.blogspot.com/2009/06/book.html

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  7. http://nityajeevi.blogspot.com/2009/06/book-of-horror.html

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  8. http://beyondtheblog.wordpress.com/2009/06/08/tony-on-modern-art/

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  9. http://heretheyrest.wordpress.com/2009/06/08/yard-sale/

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  10. http://heretheyrest.wordpress.com/2009/06/08/yard-sale/

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  11. What a good idea!


    http://rinklyrimes.blogspot.com/2009/06/language-barrier.html

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  13. Ermmm - is this where I should be? Whatever, I've enjoyed the challenge and hope others have, too.

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  14. http://dutchcorner.blogspot.com/2009/06/book.html A story this time

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  15. Mine's up

    http://krazyblonde-kb.blogspot.com/2009/06/carry-on-tuesday-4.html

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  16. Old Grizz's dusty old book is now off the shelf and in the "Carry on Tuesday" bookstore.

    http://oldgrizz.blogspot.com/

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  17. Great prompt
    http://selmainthecity.wordpress.com/2009/06/09/the-turning-wind/

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  18. I hope you enjoy mine
    http://keithsramblings.blogspot.com/2009/06/book-of-secrets.html

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  19. Here is the inspired result from this week's prompt:

    Paralysis

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  20. I don't know the difference between poetry and prose. I did look it up in the dictionary but that only served to confuse me even more. But, here is my contribution. I hope I did the link correct.

    http://trudystreasures-2cats.blogspot.com/CarryonTuesday

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  21. Combined two together - now maybe I can read everyone elses :)
    http://www.delenemartin.com/?p=871

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  22. http://quinbrowne-words.blogspot.com/2009/06/carry-on-tuesdayflash-fiction_10.html

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  23. Hope you like my new web page!

    http://belovedhaikudreams.blogspot.com/2009/06/cemetery-of-books.html


    love, Melanie-bd

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  24. here's my take -
    the long search

    wasn't quite sure what "bowed" and had to look it up -sorry for being so late, this only came to me yesterday - still needs work...

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  25. http://monthofapril2008.blogspot.com/2009/06/final-act.html

    Just discovered 'Carry on Tuesday' - came over from Firmly Rooted. It is great; the prompts are really wonderful!

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