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The Best of The Week

Today I met a singing stone

It sang a single faint continuous note

I thought I could hear it as I passed alongside it

It was part of someone's front wall

I know you won't believe this but it's all true

I bent my head down closer to make sure I hadn't imagined it

I didn't hear anything for a little while until hey- there it is!

One single note

And a buzzing over my skull

A passing man saw me listening

'The stone's singing' I explained

'O, right?'

He seemed to understand

The singing grew louder as I leaned closer and fainter as I moved away

I don't know how to explain it

It could be creating some acoustic effect or it could be the home of a demon or a fairy

or it could be that there are stones that sing

The sound was inaudible six inches either side of the source

You had to be standing on a certain spot precisely

You probably think I'm mad

But all of this truly happened

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News for Noders

October 1: Please join us in celebrating The Culture of Fear: The 2019 Halloween Horrorquest.

October 17: Happy Birthday gnarl!

October 31: Something spooky will probably happen today. It usually does.



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September 7 С днём рождения, Stasik!

September 16 Feliz cumpleaños Ancientsnow!

September 18 Happy birthday Stuart!

Septemaaarr 19 Talk like a pirate day.

September 25 Happy birthday Templeton!

September 27 Happy birthday Uberbanana!

October 1: get ready for The Culture of Fear: The 2019 Halloween Horrorquest!


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August 4 Happy birthday avalyn!

August 6 広島

August 9 長崎

August 27 Happy birthday Bitriot

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July 1: Brevity Quest 2019 begins!

July 1: Canada Day.

July 4: America Day.

July 7: Alice’s Day (AKA Alice in Wonderland Day).

July 17-22: Hemingway Days; party central is Key West, Florida.

July 31: Harry Potter's Birthday.


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June 4: SciFiQuest 3019: My Robot Made Me Do It ends. Rewards will be announced shortly.

June 4: Aesop's Birthday.

June 11: TerribleAspect's birthday!

June 13: Serjeant's Muse's birthday!

June 16: Bloomsday.

June 19: Juneteenth.

June 21: Summer solstice (northern hemisphere) and winter solstice (southern hemisphere).

June 28: Tau Day.

June 30: Get ready for Brevity Quest 2019, coming soon to a website near you!


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