Autobiography

Cherry

Everlasting Leather Deviate

It came down to me and Larry Walker in the basement of the dorm with about 10 witnesses. Somebody got the idea of an intra dorm boxing tournament. I...

Strands Of Thought

As I sit here on bright November afternoon, Warmth of sun Giving pleasure, As rays stream Through into Conservatory, Crystal hangs in Window ensuring...

The Honeymoon

This is a synopsis of our honeymoon in England. We spent three weeks there, and arrived back just in time for my sister's wedding on August 23. Hi...
Cherry

The Last Man in my Life 3

I won't go into the details of our lives from then on - only to say I saw Phlip every day except for the two weeks when he went to England for...
Cherry

An Obliging Treecreeper

What’s that skittering up the tree? – brown as the bark, so hard to see. … – it seemed to patiently wait until we were suited and done – then …
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Timber fences; empty freedom.

You were five when the world shifted when you told me you wished we were never made. There was a time, before those words, when the world was broad...
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The Last Man in my Life 2

The following Saturday was a Bank Holiday November 11th, Veterans' Day, and therefore a day when no mail was delivered. I was amazed to see a letter...
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New Beginnings

Dear diary... I stopped to think the other day how we've lived here fifteen years, moved in on November 5 th 2004. Turned up at our new property...
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Belgium

Belgium - Visit to Ploegsteert 2019 Years have I waited To pay my deep respects To a long lost great uncle Whose life was ended in 1915 Cecil Taylor...
Cherry

A Pack of Camels

Sometime early in 1967 ‘Go down to Margie’s candy store and pick up a pack of Camels, a half-gallon of Neopolitan ice cream, and a coupla Pepsi’s.’...
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