Pick of the day

here be dragons

I always end up in the pub no one else drinks in, where a hot water tap in the toilet is regarded as a needless luxury, only poofs and people that use hand towels might appreciate, and I get landed with the guy everyone else is avoiding, including me.  He shoehorns his way into the seat beside you and grabs at your wrist to get your attention. There’s no looking away. He’s having his say, whether you like it or not.

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Story of the week

Burning Bright

            Looking out my living room window I see a tiger.
            I’m sitting with my feet up, reading a magazine, drinking the world’s most divine white hot chocolate, and there she is. I put the mug down slowly. Am I seeing what I think I’m seeing? But I’m pretty sure I am.
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Poem of the week

The Treetops

The treetops never wait for you

And fields are incorrigible when

You finally notice them

That’s when they call you ‘Featherbrain’

After when the heather’s gone

Where did that village go?

That village with the bar

And the church and another bar

With a man weeping at Animal Hospital

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Poetry   Monthly – August

Hello all and thanks to people who contributed to the Poetry Monthly theme for July – Where I Write.

As usual, quality and range was impressive.  Here are some poems to go back to:

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Story and Poem of the Week and Inspiration Point

Posted by airyfairy on Fri, 11 Aug 2017

It's been a wonderful week on the site for life writing and I struggled to choose the Picks for this week. 

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Bee's Journey

Picks of the Month


Tail-end tale in a passing storm

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Point Blank Period

So I’m listening to the radio and thinking and writing.

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