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Anyway

Remembering now, after thirty years of antipsychotic medication and finally being well enough not to need it.How I stood in Sarah's mothers allotment...

ALL-TIME CLASSIC MOVIE FAVOURITES – KNIGHT WITHOUT ARMOUR (1937)

“Knight Without Armour” is a historical drama, screenplay by Tom Mankiewicz based on the novel by James Hilton and Directed by Jacques Feyder.

WHATS IN A NAME (42)

What do you think was Damian Duff?
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Latest Journal entry for "living in the time of the Corona"

Latest journal entry for "Living in the Time of Corona" Friday, September 18, 2020 It is a cool, fifty degrees, with brilliant sunshine, here in WNY...

Knave-Go-By

Straggle of semi-rural homes on the lee side of Camborne, the west lane pointing down the peninsula towards Land's End. Dog does somersaults with its...
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Black Dog On The Skyline

Black dog on the skyline ridge in the flat grey afternoon, soundless in the hills going south. Padfoot mimicking the walker on the gravel path at the...
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The Unwritten Notebook

The open pages are an invite to write, or are they? Some hesitate, beware the bear trap book. Blank pages may bring terror to the unwary, like the...
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Labyrinthine Hierarchy

Layers of authority, avoid responsibility, the ‘buck’ lands nowhere, no-one knows the whole, no-one knows the enquirer, ‘chinese whispers’ muddle all...

summer lovin'

summer lovin' I fell in love with Hélène - two dizzy weeks in St Ives that might have changed my life Hélène dismissed our affair as a holiday fling...
Cherry

She Called It Kicker

In the corner lies a relic of fierce camaraderie, of battles fought with banter and laughter, of a summer whose warmth ceases to be. Soaked in blue...

A Windy Afternoon

feels like a tidal movement of crops as waves startled by a long distance push begun hours ago relentless in bully tactics - racing across sand dunes...
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Uncanny Tales – (35) The Girl in The Black Dress

It was the midsummers Eve Ball and Luke Martin was enjoying an illicit cigar on the East Terrace of the great hall, and the reason he chose that particular place to smoke was because it was the furthest from the ballroom and therefore the furthest away from his wife’s disapproving eye but that wasn’t the only reason he always sought out that spot.

ARE YOU WEARING A COCKADE HAT?

Are you wearing a cockade hat?
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The laundry basket

My laundry basket gave up the ghost, Torn, stained linen. Wicker case split. Grimy, greasy, lifted for inspection. Sunlight sifts dust and congealed...

My Big Buddy

It was very sad when your life came to an end. You weren't just a cat, you were also my friend. You became my cat after you were born in 2002. You...
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Poem of the week

Green

I saw you yesterday On the green You sat talking easily Your deep lazy laugh Carrying over the grass You didn’t mean To look up And see me. But when...
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Hangin' Around (5)

Previous chapter 5. Thunder on the Horizon Adam’s idea of a training regimen wasn’t much. Day after day, he told Maggie to ‘focus her anger’ or ‘...

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