Story and Poem for the month of February very kindly chosen by Holly (accidentallyexisting):


I enjoy reading so many of the pieces on ABC tales and I always find it so hard to choose. 


I was particularly piqued by this poem by well wisher. It is a poignant statement on the attitudes of gun sympathisers. That's why this is my Poem of the Month.


I also enjoyed Ewan’s poem. It has the quiet air of a fading gentleman’s club. I found it to have a calming effect while reading.


My favourite story from this month is by Schubert, about freedom and liberation and the beginning of ones self after a time of repression. I found it touching and inspiring. This is my pick of the month: