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Girl that speaks no words

I open my mouth, move my tongue, but I omit no sound, not so much as a groan. Even the flapping of the tongue is inaudible. Sudden mute syndrome is...

The Strawberry Pickers

Moving as one they stand and stretch, arching their backs against the stiffness. The younger woman, stoops again to stack the other’s crates on top...
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The Magic Lullaby

Once upon a time there was a little boy and girl called Lulu and Bobby whose parents loved them very much and, every night, to send them off to sleep...

Angels, Lovers and Songbirds – Chapter 12 – The Secret Songbird

After all his guests had left, despite the fact he had had the busiest week he could remember and he’d been up half the night he had no intention of trying to catch up on his sleep so Kayleigh drove him into Purplemere to pick up his car then she went to visit Carl up at Plaxton Park while Jack went home and spent his time tidying the house and to keep him going he put on some music.
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"Meh-tha tur-ah?"

The title? You'll have to read it to see what that means... Picture is the Bridge at Belleek, which will form part of a hard UK Eire border, should it come to that. Source is wikipedia commons.

Choice Tales from the Vale – (173) Lily Oh Lily

Gerald left his house and walked into Upper Gracewood and as he got to the centre of the village he turned the corner and he saw Lily Cooper outside the corner shop serving a customer with fruit and veg, she smiled at him coyly and he tripped on the edge of a paving slab as he remembered her handling his fruit in the bushes beside a layby on the Finchbottom road.

Reflections

Reflections by Paul McCann I recall as tear drops fall where I fell in love with you . Silence fell by waterfalls . Our rainbow was splint in two ...

The Pantheon

So I've banged out a bit of the pantheon of the world that I'm trying to create and as easy as it is to think of a few gods and their dominions here...

Another night .... a much less positive sequel

Written following Another night … posted 21 st Sept 2017 Eighteen hours on I find myself if not regretting, at least reflecting on, my musings of...

The Neo Creadds Are Born (Ch.14b) : Luvian

Janus makes progress in his formation of a movement of social discussion and action, involving old friends and contacts. Set in the alternative futuristic world of Marta and Gallanol In The Modern Age.

This Is Your Writer Speaking

Your writer has been reading about languages that don't include the pronoun "I" and instead use the relationship of the first person to the second...

Longueurs [unfinished]

Behold the tyranny of hours That leads to the long twilight of the soul The ultimately finite cycle of seemingly endless days That eventually merge...
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Sea Tea

The octopus's teapot has eight tentacle spouts. Sea creatures all love tea lots so he pours them eight cups out. Fish always come when he yells, "Tea...

It's Autumntime Again

1. The dormouse, his straw house is building up today and hoping he'll cope and his home won't blow away. 2. The scarecrow, his hair grows with fall...

Words: No More

Words: No More I chew on a liquorice! All my words are vanished. My mind is famished. They played javelin: The words. In the corners of my mind Then...
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Dressed In Autumn's Colors

Inspired poem by this Autumn scene from Pixabay free. Paint me a scene where I can ramble cruise down river on leisurely barge, gazing at all the...
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An Artist and his art

An artist and his art P K Routray An art on its creation to its creator satisfaction is put to public on exhibition for applause and appreciation...

The Lonely Lantern

Jack O' Lantern looked so lonely on his windowsill though he did his best to blaze with pride. So, out of a- nother pumpkin I carved Jack a Jill. Now...

Impediments to reaching the treasure

Thorny tentacles entrap feet or legs to tangle, trip … little juicy treasure perch just beyond precarious reach.

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