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Highly Seasonal Being

I am a highly seasonal being. Seasonally Affected- Disordered- (SAD). What’s the point of winter? It only breeds grey melancholy Which itself sounds...

Relativity

Relativity? I’ll tell you about relativity! The sun and the moon are the same size when we look at them from Earth where most of we human beings...
Cherry

Reflections of Mother’s Day as a Motherless, Childless Woman

A couple of Sunday's ago my evening viewing was upset a little by the chosen format for that night’s edition of The Big Painting Challenge (BBC One,...

Basic Need

We've been together for over a year. Something told me he was special or better said, he would captivate my heart by pretending to be different. Guys...

Melting Inside the Opal Glass Elephant.

Everything was trouble, I told her. Something other than, a different hue, something blended from the bone and the wordlessness. I talked myself to...
Cherry

Words, Words, Words.

In the beginning there was logos Said Heraclitus. In the beginning there was word Said the Bible Sticks and stones Or words said The sadistic...

CYANOTYPE PHOTOGRAPHS

CYANOTYPE PHOTOGRAPHS Ideas nascent In shades of blue. Blue is the fruit of knowledge tree. Blue is the complexion of a noble lady: Phantom both in...

Those Memories Made on Teardrop Lake – (36) Koo-Koo-Ka-Choo Mrs Robinson (Part 01)

It was a successful organization that phlebotomist Harriet Robinson joined on a bitter cold January morning along with another new nurse named Elena Fedeli. It was two years to the day after Dr Claire Andrews took over The Shallowfield Surgery and in that short time she and her business partner Olivia Adamson had transformed it into the Dancingdean Heath Centre, which necessitated the expansion of staff numbers.

PTERODACTYL

None of the dinosaurs ever heard

Yvonne Makin’s House of Fun – (14) The Dowdy Sister (Part 11)

After soiling her second clean pair of knickers in the voyeur rooms she decided not to sacrifice a third pair before her final viewing before she went home. Lesley had recommended another must see so she followed Lesley’s directions which led her up and down a maze of corridors and then she slipped quietly into one of the voyeur rooms and settled down to watch the show, which began with Callum McDonnell, the 6ft 4 inch former Hotel gardener, a gently spoken, good looking and very muscular man drop his trousers.

America And Me

America And Me - by Paul McCann I ventured out on the highway , a guitar in my hand to sing my songs on the corners of many different lands . I tried...

The Bell Beats Like A Drum.

Coming home late, quiet keys and clumsy ways. Later than expected, the gas fire moaned my bringing in the wind. The room bent backward, an untidy...

With thanks to the Morphine

With thanks to the Morphine Writing poetry is not an easy thing Reading it can be even more challenging I sit down with pen in hand Trying to think...

Fibbin' to Satan

Somebody told me that as part of our rebuilding of Pakistan or Afghanistan or Afghanapakistan, we constructed the first mall that the native nomads...

Farewell Jane

Last month my neighbor lost his wife of thirty-three years. Her friends and family are grieving and shedding tears. She was sixty-three years old and...

Sam

Sam. smoky dingy café, workmen shout and curse. She floats among the tables tending like a nurse, pauses when she sees me, breaks into a smile then...
Cherry

Dance with Me

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Cherry

Three to Twenty-Two

The seasons have flipped sudden as a switch. When I clocked in, it was three degrees By clock-out, twenty-two. Thumbs through backpack straps...
Gold cherry

By and by

A poem of hope and belief. A poem of years.

The Effect of Photoluminesence

Eventually, we all see something that glows in the dark. My first memory of that moment involves a plastic crucifix with a glow in the dark Jesus...

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