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Is nostalgia all it' s cracked up to be ​Drifting by on some sweet memory The truth it can land Like the back of your hand Cross your dreams if you...

Politicians Progress

Politicians Progress. Vanity Blair and his silly grin spouse Decided one day to buy a new house, They put down some money All sweetened with honey...

Boys Break Like Promises

I arrived alone. Walking off the train, I glanced at my reflection in the train window. White headphones tangled down my black shirt like a thin tie...

Song for a well-known insurer

I sold my bike today-eeyee Because I’m going away-eeyee And now they want me to pay-eeyee For something I never had Roll-away down, fellas Roll-away...

A Trip To The Barbers

Today was Tuesday the 3rd of April, and I always went to have my hair cut on the first Tuesday of every month. I usually went to the same place all...

East End lovers

When we’re cruising in your Sunbeam, the East End our yard, on the suede a wrap of jangling daffodils who cares if I’m real? @ianjmclachlan

Dwellers of the New World Chapter Fifteen ( Pt 13 ) Time We Left

Ben was busy at Meadow Down Valley helping his father-in-law Nathen, the only sound that could be heard was the thump, thump of timber on timber, as...

Gwaun* valley (Pembrokeshire) in May

Gwaun* valley quiet, lush, green, munching sheep by a glittering stream, bird song and baas (but very few cars), narrowing down til the grass has...
Cherry

The Day of the Pets

All over the place, people were being… well, people. Which, even if you’ve had only a modicum of experience of people, is enough for you to...

Where are you now?

where is she now? sitting on someone else's your hard lines your soft lines you gave me so much pleasure your voice was quiet your breath warm what i...

Aftermath

7/7 Ten years on

Of Monsters and Reapers - CHAPTER 1

Five minutes. The battle had raged for five minutes. It was only five minutes. But it had been a painfully slow five minutes. When an adversary is...

Dwellers of the New World Chapter Fifteen ( Pt 12 ) Shades of Winter

The next morning, as dawn broke over Wild Whistling Isle, the snow began to fall heavily, huge flakes scattered, leaving a still silence that drifted...
Gold cherry

My London Eye Experience

I’d always been a fan of the London Eye. I watched it being built during 1999. I was working in Lots Road, Chelsea, and everyday had to drive along...

Mornington-By-Mere - (04) The Baker’s Daughter (Part 09)

That afternoon was very quiet so she sat down and tried to figure out what she could do to capitalize on the influx of workmen. The shop was quite small but the footprint of the building was three times the size of the shop floor, so there was room for a food preparation area in what was currently the office, where she could make sandwiches.

I THINK GOOGLE IS A WOMAN

I think Google is a woman because

Epitaphs in Verse - Reflections in the Eyes of a Poet

The eyes behind a head inclined reflect a universe Of shanty towns and kings in crowns and parties in a hearse, Of heaping mounds of coffee grounds...

Trip from Trinidad - 6 More on Mairi

One day Elsie and Mairi were sent to collect a wounded officer from Lokeren, six miles north-east of Ghent, and dangerously close to the German lines...

It Is More Important To Be Kind than Clever

I have been a member of IAM Group Limited for 4 years and in that span of time, I have dealt with a lot of people of different backgrounds and...

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